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Evaluation of occupational hazards from industrial radiation

Sanford C. Cohen

Evaluation of occupational hazards from industrial radiation

a survey of selected states

by Sanford C. Cohen

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Center for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Physical Agents Effects Branch, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Cincinnati, Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Radiation workers -- Diseases -- United States.,
    • Industrial hygiene -- United States.,
    • Radiation dosimetry.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSanford C. Cohen, Simon Kinsman, Howard D. Maccabee.
      SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (NIOSH) 77-142., DHEW publication ;, no. (NIOSH) 77-142.
      ContributionsKinsman, Simon, joint author., Maccabee, Howard D., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC965.R25 C62
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 82 p. ;
      Number of Pages82
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4691443M
      LC Control Number77603050

      1. History of industrial hygiene; 2. Ethics; 3. Legal aspects of the occupational environment; 4. Occupational exposure limits; 5. Occupational toxicology; 6. Occupational epidemiology--Section 2: Risk Assessments and Chemical Hazard Recognition and Evaluation; 7. . This was realized many years ago. An early attempt to create a practical list of hazards according to occupations was undertaken by A.D. Brandt in his book Industrial Health Engineering. Brandt presented a compilation of about 1, various occupations with the relevant occupational hazards in each occupation.

      Hygiene for the Safety Professional Jeffery K. Dennis, MS, CSP, CHMM, CET, The AIHA defines an Industrial Hygienist as occupational safety and health professionals for proper evaluation of the hazard. 9 Controlling Hazards The Industrial Hygienist, working with otherFile Size: KB. Based onThe Safety Professionals Handbook, 2nd Edition,Recognition, Evaluation and Control of Workplace Health Hazards provides students and SH&E professionals with a comprehensive review of workplace health regulations, and a scientific understanding of chemical, biological, and physical hazards, and how to address them.

      $ Member/$ Non-Member. Based on OHTA course materials, this new online course provides an introduction to the broad principles in occupational hygiene as the basis for anticipation, recognition, evaluation and control of hazards that can be encountered in the workplace. This book explores a number of important issues in the area of occupational safety and hygiene. Presenting both research and best practices for the evaluation of occupational risk, safety and health in various types of industry, it particularly focuses on occupational safety in automated environments, innovative management systems and occupational safety in a global context.


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