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Document ID (ISN)50675
CIS number 88-1858
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Maslov N.N., Elsukov V.A.
Title Occupational safety and health in underground railways
Original title Ohrana truda na metropolitenah [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo Transport, Basmannyj tup. 6a, 103064 Moskva, USSR, 1985. 144p. Illus. 71 ref. Price: SUR 0.50.
Abstract Contents of this book for supervisors and technical personnel: basic principles (labour activity, conditions and characteristics of work, standards in occupational hygiene, classification and methods of determination of dangerous and hazardous industrial agents); methods and means of protection against dangerous physical and hazardous industrial factors; chemical, psychophysiological and biological hazards; electrical safety; compliance with occupational hygiene requirements in the design, modernisation and exploitation of underground railways; management of occupational hygiene in underground railways; injuries and measures for their prevention.
Descriptors (primary) harmful physical agents; safety rules; occupational safety; dangerous substances; safety and health personnel; USSR; noise; vibration; toxic substances; underground work; conditions of work; electrical safety; hazard evaluation; exposure evaluation; occupational hygiene evaluation; rail transport; public transport; health hazards; biological hazards; accident investigation; causes of accidents; occupational hygiene
Descriptors (secondary) occupational psychology; work study; manuals; psychology of work organization
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Exposure evaluation
Risk evaluation
Biological hazards
Rail transportation
Safety supervision
Accident investigation