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Document ID (ISN)50570
CIS number 88-1503
ISBN(s) 1-869959-13-2
Year 1987
Convention or series no. HD13
Author(s) Ingle J.
Title Unit: Harmful dusts, gases and vapours - Module: Making a survey
Bibliographic information Occupational Health and Safety, Portsmouth Polytechnic, Lion Gate Building, Lion Terrace, Portsmouth PO1 3HF, Hamps., United Kingdom, 1987. 81p. Illus.
Abstract Training module designed for home study. It includes many practical exercises with answers. Two segments: 1 - Making a survey (recognition of hazards; inspection tools; planning a survey of air contamination; making a survey; interpretation of results; variation of results from a survey; control of airborne contaminants); 2 - Sample survey of exposure to wood dust in a joiners' shop.
Descriptors (primary) training course; workplace monitoring; exposure evaluation; hazard evaluation; harmful substances
Descriptors (secondary) wood dust; United Kingdom; description of technique; determination in air; training manuals
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Risk evaluation
Exposure evaluation