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Document ID (ISN)44880
CIS number 85-1594
ISSN - Serial title 0465-546X - Medicina y seguridad del trabajo
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gutiérrez García-Chico J.L
Title Work in the cold storage rooms of refrigerator boats
Original title Trabajos en cámaras frigoríficas de buques congeladores [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Oct.-Dec. 1984, Vol.31, No.124, p.21-27.
Abstract Survey of the various aspects of work in cold storage rooms. The associated health hazards are identified. A table presents the maximum amount of time spent at work for a given temperature (no limit for -1°C to -17°C; 5min/h between -56°C and -70°C). Protective clothing and other protective equipment are described, as are measures and equipment designed to prevent accidents (frostbite, exposure to refrigerating gases).
Descriptors (primary) cooling systems; cold; sea transport; ships
Descriptors (secondary) protection against cold; cold stress
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation
Heat and cold