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Document ID (ISN)48505
CIS number 87-1248
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
FITIM - Conselho de Seguranša Laboral
Title Our working environment: The automobile industry
Original title Nosso meio ambiente - Ind˙stria automobilÝstica [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Departamento Profissional dos Metal˙rgicos, Rua Curitiba, 1.269, CEP 30170, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil; International Metalworkers Federation, 54bis route des Acacias, 1227 Carouge, Switzerland, 1985. 62p. Illus.
Abstract Instruction manual on safety and health in the automobile industry, based on material developed by a Swedish labour union organisation, and to be used in safety courses for workers in Brazil. After a survey of safety and health problems common to all industries, the manual discusses the specific problems occurring in various processes of the automobile industry: machine presses, assembly and painting; work overload; protective equipment; lighting; hygiene and cleanliness; information and education of workers; working positions; ventilation.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; motor vehicle industry; training manuals; training course
Descriptors (secondary) Brazil; ventilation; painting; assembly-line work
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry