|Document ID (ISN)||78194|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Fogli d'informazione ISPESL
|Convention or series no.
||Tomei Fr., Ortolani B., Renzoni S., Pascalizi N., Riservato R., Marcellini L., De Sio S., Marinucci F., Tomao E., Baccolo T.P., Anzelmo V., Iosue M., Tomei F., Paolucci M., Ruffino M.G.
||Pathological risks incurred by urban police forces and their prevention
||Rischi patologia e prevenzione dei vigili urbani [in Italian]|
||Jan.-Mar. 2001, Vol.14, No.1, p.12-24. Illus. 49 ref.
||In this review the hazards that urban police forces in Italy are exposed to are evaluated. Atmospheric pollution is considered first among the risk factors of this generally outdoor work, focusing on respiratory systems diseases. Other consequences mentioned include immunotoxic effects, and those depending on continuous noise, neoplasms, cardiovascular disorders and stress factors.
||respiratory system; noise; cardiovascular disorders; stress factors; neoplasms; atmospheric pollution; risk factors; police forces; immunotoxic effects; short-term exposure
||exposure evaluation; Italy
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Italy|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
Mental stress and burnout
Fire fighting, police, prisons and the armed forces