|Document ID (ISN)||43307|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0010-244X - Cahiers des Comités de prévention du bâtiment et des travaux publics
|Convention or series no.
||Work on sewers and wastewater-treatment stations
||Travaux en égouts et stations d'épuration [in French]|
||1984, No.3, p.22-26. Illus.
||Review of serious or fatal accidents due to hydrogen sulfide; an explosion; description of the symptoms of leptospirosis and other infectious deseases to which workers in this area are exposed. Preventive measures: personal and collective hygiene (disinfection and pest control in work areas), pre-employment medical examination and vaccinations. Safe work: monitoring the atmosphere, ventilation, etc. In an annex: list of personal and collective protective equipment, hazards that are not specific for sewer workers, French regulations.
||water treatment; work in sewers; toxic substances; hydrogen sulfide
||acute poisoning; infectious diseases; leptospirosis; dangerous work; medical supervision; ventilation; exposure evaluation; personal protective equipment; personal hygiene
||D - Periodical articles
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Inorganic sulfur compounds