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Document ID (ISN)38834
CIS number 82-2067
ISSN - Serial title 0300-0559 - Revue de mÚdecine du travail
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Title Sewage works
Original title Les stations d'Úpuration [in French]
Bibliographic information 1981, Vol.9, No.4, p.245-251. Illus.
Abstract Analysis of the main hazards in sewage works during operational and monitoring procedures: accident hazards related to plant design and equipment (falls, mechanical and electrical hazards, emanations of gas); risk of infection due to contact with sewage effluent and chemical hazards related to gaseous emissions (including chlorine), changes in pH or coagulants. Prevention and protection measures are indicated for each hazard, and worker information and safety training requirements are reviewed.
Descriptors (primary) water treatment; sewage treatment; toxic substances; infectious diseases
Descriptors (secondary) falls of persons; chlorine; information of personnel; toxic gases; mechanical hazards; electricity
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases