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Document ID (ISN)43972
CIS number 85-858
ISBN(s) 92-2-103934-X
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational hazards and diseases in commerce and offices
Original title Les risques professionnels et les maladies professionnelles dans le commerce et les bureaux [in French]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1985. 54p. Bibl. Price: SF.12.50.
Abstract This report was prepared to serve as a basis for discussion at the 9th session of the Advisory Committee on salaried employees and professional workers, held in Geneva, Switzerland, 17-25 April 1985 and convened by the Governing Body of the ILO. Aspects covered: general outline of occupational hazards in commerce and offices and the impact of new technologies; postural strain of office workers and supermarket cashiers; mental and physical stress; fatigue; work with video display terminals.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; neuropsychic stress; ventilation; supermarkets; office work; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) report; smoking; ergonomics; fatigue; visual display terminals; work posture
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Retail industry
Office work
Ventilation