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Document ID (ISN)111822
CIS number 11-0531
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sécurité
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ravallec C., Richez J.P., Lemarié J.
Title Underground work - Hardly visible but nonetheless real hazards
Original title Travaux souterrains - Des risques peu visibles mais bien réels [in French]
Bibliographic information Apr. 2011, No.716, p.20-34. Illus. 4 ref.
Internet access Travaux_souterrains.pdf [in French]
Abstract Topics addressed in this collection of articles on occupational hazards during underground work: specific features of underground construction sites; regulatory aspects; construction site of the extension of a Paris subway line; rendering road tunnels safe; underground work at height; safety lighting; workstation of a tunnel boring machine conductor; pollution control of underground quarry earthmoving machines; renovation of underground wine cellars in the Champagne region of France.
Descriptors (primary) construction sites; earthmoving equipment; tunnelling; underground work
Descriptors (secondary) exhaust gases; diesel engines; drivers cabs; work in confined spaces; work at height; safety lighting
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Trenching and excavating
Confined spaces