|Document ID (ISN)||52597|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.87-119
||NIOSH Alert - Reprints: October 1980 - December 1986
||National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA, Sep. 1987. 105p. Bibl.
||Thirteen alerts requesting assistance are reprinted: 2-nitropropane; benzidine-, o-tolidine-, and o-dianisidine-based dyes; controlling carbon monoxide hazard in aircraft refuelling operations; electrocutions of workers in fast food restaurants; injury of workers by robots; electrocutions from contact between cranes and power lines; deaths and injuries from excavation cave-ins; hazards in the use of water spray (fog) streams to prevent or control ignition of flammable atmospheres; occupational facilities in confined spaces; grain auger electrocutions; fatalities due to fires and explosions in oxygen-limiting silos; electrocutions due to damaged receptacles and connectors; fatalities of workers who contact electrical energy.
||trenching and excavating; nitropropane; restaurants; carbon monoxide; dyes; work in confined spaces; fuelling; screw conveyors; aircraft; gas explosions; overhead electric lines; robots; electrical accidents; bulk storage bins; USA
||case study; 2-nitropropane; safe working methods; fatalities; accident descriptions
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
Hotels and restaurants
Aliphatic nitro compounds
Trenching and excavating