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Document ID (ISN)69793
CIS number 97-1548
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Title Manufacturing industry
Bibliographic information In: The Workplace (by Brune D. et al., eds), Scandinavian Science Publisher as, Bakkehaugveien 16, 0873 Oslo, Norway, 1997, Vol.2, p.435-648. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access 97-1548.pdf [in English]
Abstract These 17 chapters in a major new survey of OSH examine health and safety issues in various manufacturing industries: achieving safer products; robot system safety design; small companies; welding (ergonomics and occupational hygiene); conventional lathes, cutters and upright drilling machines; surface treatment and metal finishing; industrial photographic film developing; woodworking; automotive industry; road vehicle repair; the electronics and electromechanical workplace; mining industry; metallurgical industry; glass industry; printing; shipbuilding and ship repairing.
Descriptors (primary) manufacturing industries; welding and cutting; small enterprises; printing industry; machinery; metal coating; vehicle repair and servicing; robots; electronics industry; shipbuilding industry; motor vehicle industry; woodworking industry; glass industry; product safety; basic metal industries; mining industry; occupational safety and health
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; workplace design; assembly-line work; safety by design; welding fumes; design of equipment; photographic chemicals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Small and medium-sized enterprises
Lumber and the woodworking industry
Mining and quarrying
Manufacturing of electrical appliances and equipment
Welding and cutting
Surface treatment
Road transportation
Glass, pottery and related materials
Printing, photography and photocopying industry
Woodworking industry
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry
Shipbuliding and ship repair
Electronics industry