|Document ID (ISN)||68228|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0007-9936 - Cahiers de médecine interprofessionnelle
|Convention or series no.
||Fiche médico-professionnelle No.5
||The HVAC technician
||L'agent d'exploitation en génie climatique [in French]|
||1992, Vol.32, No.4. Insert.
||Contents of this occupational data sheet devoted to heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) technicians: definition; characteristics of the occupation; description of activities: normal work areas, tools, equipment, products used, hand movements and postures; risks and stresses of the job (connected with the environment, the equipment, the products used, the working hours, the physical and mental workload); occupational diseases and accidents; prevention of hazards (collective, personal, OSH measures - safety plans, emergency preparedness, specific first-aid measures); regulations applicable in France; particular health conditions to watch. Final remarks: this is a job involving, in general, solitary work, high-level of technical knowledge and cognitive strain; it is recommended to provide postural training and to prepare plans for emergency response.
||France; ventilation systems; heating, ventilation, air conditioning operators; occupations; air conditioning
||conditions of work; data sheet; health hazards; safety and health engineering
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Heating, ventilation and climate
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Heating and air conditioning