|Document ID (ISN)||64479|
|Convention or series no.
||Cronje S., Venter E., Rees D.
||Workbook: Application of lead regulations
||National Centre for Occupational Health, P.O. Box 4788, Johannesburg 2000, South Africa, no date. v, 109p. Illus.
||This manual contains guidelines for compliance with South African regulations on lead exposure of workers, and gives further advice on control of lead exposure. A procedure for identification of tasks with possible lead exposure is given. The health effects of lead absorption in the body are described, with distinction between organic and inorganic lead exposure. Diagnoses on lead poisoning are discussed. A model for the assessment of lead exposure in the workplace is given. Procedures for biological monitoring, medical surveillance and control of lead exposure are presented. Relevant legal texts are reproduced.
||South Africa; lead; training material; legislation; limitation of exposure
||training manuals; exposure tests; medical supervision; exposure evaluation
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||South Africa|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Lead and compounds