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Document ID (ISN)48747
CIS number 87-1311
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Neely J.
Title The identification and control of health hazards for hospital workers
Bibliographic information Occupational Health and Safety Division, Alberta Workers' Health, Safety and Compensation, 10709 Jasper Ave., Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3N3, Canada, Feb. 1986. 123p. Illus. Bibl.
Abstract This report is in loose-leaf form to facilitate periodic revision. The reasons for an occupational health service are described and recommendations for its functions are made. Sections cover: health programme elements, health service personnel and location; health hazards for each hospital department; health hazards by topic (chemicals, infectious diseases, radiation, cuts, stress, visual display terminals, waste management).
Descriptors (primary) Canada; Alberta; health hazards; hospitals; hazard identification; limitation of exposure
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; disposal of harmful waste; health programmes; report; non-ionizing radiation; periodic medical examinations; visual display terminals; hazard evaluation; mental stress; chemical hazards; plant health services; infectious diseases
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Health care services
Classification and labelling of chemicals