|Document ID (ISN)||110889|
|Convention or series no.
||Occupational safety and health manual - Electroplating industry
||Manual de segurança e saúde no trabalho - Indústria galvânica [in Portuguese]|
||Serviço Social da Indústria (SESI), Departamento Regional de São Paulo, Av. Paulista 1313, São Paulo, SP, Brazil, 2007. 259p. Illus. 60 ref.
||Manual_de_SST.pdf [in Portuguese]
||This manual covers the occupational safety and health aspects specific to the electroplating industry in Brazil. It is based on the results of a literature survey as well as a field study carried out in 65 enterprises by a multidisciplinary team. It specifies the hazards that are to be found within this industry and proposes preventive measures aimed at protecting the workers and improving productivity. Contents: typology of enterprises and risk factors; field studies; hazard prevention and action programmes; legal aspects.
||Brazil; electroplating; plant safety and health organization; risk factors
||noise; hearing loss; injuries; ergonomics; survey; medical supervision; fire fighting; personal protective equipment; safety and health committees; women; handicapped workers; chemical hazards; biological hazards; physical hazards; literature survey; glossary; legal aspects
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
Diseases of the ear and hearing damage