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ID (ISN) del documento57464
Número CIS 92-262
Año 1991
Número de serie DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.91-116
Título NIOSH Alert - Request for assistance in preventing lead poisoning in construction workers
Información bibliográfica National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA, Aug. 1991. 21p. Illus. 54 ref.
Resumen This NIOSH Alert requests assistance in preventing the lead poisoning of workers engaged in the maintenance, repainting or demolition of bridges or other steel structures coated with lead-containing paints. Six case reports of lead poisoning are described. NIOSH recommendations for reducing lead exposure include: air monitoring; engineering controls; adequate personal hygiene practices; use of warning signs; personal protective equipment; medical surveillance; appropriate training.
Descriptores (primarios) Estados Unidos; construcciones y obras publicas; plomo
Descriptores (secundarios) envenenamiento; estudio de caso; pinturas; higiene corporal; nota informativa; respiradores; riesgos para la salud; vigilancia médica; limitación de la exposición
Tipo de documento F - Notas informativas, directrices prácticas, normas
País / Estado o ProvinciaEstados Unidos
Tema(s) Construcción e ingenería civil
Broad subject area(s) Riesgos químicos
Navegación por categoria(s) Inorganic substances
Construction industry and civil engineering
Lead and compounds