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Document ID (ISN)69794
CIS number 97-1549
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Title Construction
Bibliographic information In: The Workplace (by Brune D. et al., eds), Scandinavian Science Publisher as, Bakkehaugveien 16, 0873 Oslo, Norway, 1997, Vol.2, p.649-711. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract These seven chapters in a major new survey of OSH examine health and safety issues in the construction industry: brief overview of health and safety requirements in construction work; typical hazards; hazardous materials; asbestos; water based paints; material selection; indoor air quality and costs.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; asbestos; paints; atmospheric pollution; building materials; construction industry; harmful substances
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; carcinogens; economic aspects; musculoskeletal diseases; sensitizers
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Air pollution
Construction industry and civil engineering
Environmental pollution