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Physical hazards of the workplace

Larry Collins

Physical hazards of the workplace

by Larry Collins

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Published by Lewis Publishers in Boca Raton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial safety -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLarry R. Collins, Thomas D. Schneid.
    SeriesOccupational safety and health guide series
    ContributionsSchneid, Thomas D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT55 .C5797 2001, T55 .C5797 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination316 p. ;
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18163566M
    ISBN 101566703395
    LC Control Number2001020369

    Physical hazards that employees in the workplace face include excessive levels of ionizing and nonionizing electromagnetic radiation, noise, vibration, illumination, and temperature. In occupations where there is exposure to ionizing radiation, time, distance, and shielding are important tools in ensuring worker safety. Physical Hazards: Thermal Environment April, Core Body of Knowledge for the Generalist OHS Professional Physical Hazards: Thermal Environment Abstract The complex range of hazards associated with the thermal environment is widely acknowledged as a serious Occupational Health and Safety .

    Of all the hazards in your workplace, physical hazards might the least obvious. Despite their name, physical hazards aren’t always something that you can see or touch. In this installment of our “Workplace Hazards” series, we’ll take a look at how you can identify and prepare for physical hazards.   Workplace hazards are costly, but if the right precautions are taken, they can be prevented. Below are are the four common types of hazards you should be aware of at work. Physical Hazards This is the most common type of workplace hazards. Examples of physical hazards .

    PHYSICAL AND BIOLOGICAL HAZARDS OF THE WORKPLACE Third Edition Edited by GREGG M. STAVE, MD, JD, MPH Consultant, Occupational Medicine and Corporate Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina and Assistant Consulting - Selection from Physical and Biological Hazards of the Workplace, 3rd Edition [Book]. The book explains the proper controls for many types of physical hazards, including layout and building design, safeguarding of machinery, confined space entry, noise, radiation, ergonomics, electricity, thermal stressors, hand tools, woodworking, welding, machining, mobile equipment, materials handling, and workplace .


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