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Document ID (ISN)67475
CIS number 96-1724
ISBN(s) 87-7534-518-8
Year 1995
Convention or series no. Branchebillede 5
Title Printing industry
Original title Grafisk industri [in Danish]
Bibliographic information Arbejdstilsynet, At-Salg, Landskronagade 33, 2100 K°benhavn ě, Denmark, 1995. 62p. Price: DKK 100.00 + tax.
Internet access 96-1724.pdf [in Danish]
Abstract A systematic summary of publications and documentation regarding work environment factors and the state of workers' health in the Danish printing industry. In this sector there are 56,000 employees, which corresponds to 2.1% of the active working population. The main harmful factors and health problems are: strain injuries, noise and organic solvents (brain damage). This sector is also characterized by accidents, but the incidence of reported accidents is lower than the average for all industries.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; occupational safety; conditions of work; Denmark; printing industry
Descriptors (secondary) occupational accidents; noise; brain injuries; strain injuries; statistics
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceDenmark
Subject(s) Paper-making and printing
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Printing, photography and photocopying industry