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Document ID (ISN)49299
CIS number 88-515
Year 1987
Convention or series no. ISDF Data Sheet E:13
Title Health in the construction industry
Bibliographic information United Trade Press Limited, 33-35 Bowling Green Lane, London ECIR ODA, United Kingdom, 1987. 7p.
Abstract This data sheet covers: hostile weather (cold, dry, humid, wet); infections (Weil's disease, hepatitis B, AIDS); repetitive strain injuries (due to vibration or noise); illnesses due to environmental contaminants (asbestos, cement).
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; health hazards; construction industry; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) humidity; weather; asbestos; vibration disease; infectious diseases; work during bad weather; hot workplaces; cement; backache; strain injuries; repetitive strain injury; cold workplaces; data sheet; hearing loss
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Construction industry and civil engineering
Bacterial and parasitic diseases