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Document ID (ISN)41471
CIS number 84-599
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
(Työterveyslaitos)
Title Second Finnish-U.S. joint symposium on occupational safety and health, 24-26 May 1982, Hämeenlinna, Finland: Abstracts
Bibliographic information Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health, Mrs. Maj-Britt Vääriskoski, Laajaniityntie 1, 01620 Vantaa 62, Finland, 1982. 27p. Price: US$25.00.
Abstract 29 abstracts of papers read at the symposium are reproduced under the major heads of: reproduction epidemiology; reproduction hazards in the occupational environment (occupational exposures and congenital malformations, genotoxicity of epoxides, genotoxic hazards in the rubber industry, styrene, radiofrequency radiation); accident research (data sources and processing, hazard analysis, accidents caused by materials handling and falls in the construction industry); occupational safety and health (health selection among metal workers, accident prevention strategies, two-hand controlled power presses, personal protection); dusts and fibres (asbestosis, respiratory morbidity and wollastonite exposure, welding fume retention and clearance, coal dust and diesel exhaust); new methodologies and directions for further studies.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; antifertility effects; genetic effects; respirable dust; occupational safety and health
Descriptors (secondary) mutagens; conference; rubber industry; lung; forestry and logging; Finland; butylene oxide; styrene; radiofrequency radiation; DNA; nasal cancer; ethylene oxide; propylene oxide; total loss control; respiratory diseases; asbestosis; styrene oxide; power presses; exhaust gases; welding fumes; chemical products; two-hand controls; hazard evaluation; construction industry; personal protective equipment; face and eye protection; metalworking industry; safety service records; quarrying industry; determination in air; magnetic testing; carcinogens
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects