|Document ID (ISN)||63845|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Staying healthy. A guide for workers in farming, forestry and horticulture
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1994. 23p. Bibl.ref.
||This guide describes the potential health hazards associated with farming, forestry and horticulture and provides guidance on causes, warning signs and preventive measures. Contents: chemical hazards from fertilizers or feed additives; respiratory problems caused by dust, vapours, fumes, etc; infections from bacteria, viruses, fungi, moulds and parasites; manual handling; mental health; noise; skin problems; suffocation in confined spaces; upper limb disorders; vibration.
||forestry; United Kingdom; training material; agriculture; horticulture; health hazards
||noise; vibration; symptoms; infectious diseases; harmful substances; safety guides; skin diseases; work in confined spaces; mental health; manual handling; respiratory diseases
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Forestry and logging