Resources found: 5

Preventing Silicosis Dealth in Construction Workers

This document provides background information on crystalline silica and the health effects of exposure. It describes six case reports of construction workers who have died or are suffering from silico...
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Resource added in: 07/02/2002
Available languages: English
Silicosis, Inhalation Exposure, 32400, Pneumoconiosis, Mining, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Chemical Industry, Chemical Compound Exposure, Lung Diseases, Obstructive, Respiratory Tract Diseases, Occupational Diseases, Toxicology, ureposureposureposure, Occupational Disease, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

Silicosis

WHO's Information Fact on Silicosis, provides an introduction, its health impact and concerns, prevention and WHO's reponse to this to the occupational disease.
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Resource added in: 07/02/2002
Available languages: English
Silicosis, Inhalation Exposure, 32400, Mining, Occupational Exposure, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Chemical Industry, Chemical Compound Exposure, Toxicology, Occupational Disease, Occupational risk, hhealthhealthhealth, Occupational toxicology

Asbestos Disease in Brazil and the Building of Counter-Powers: A study of Health, Work and Gender

This research reveals the problems associated with the risks to workers and to the population of Brazil who are exposed to asbestos. Document in PDF, requiring Adobe Acrobat.
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Resource added in: 24/01/2002
Available languages: English
Environmental Exposure, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Inhalation Exposure, Asbestosis, Toxicology, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology, Work and gender

Preventing Asthma and Death from Diisocyanate Exposure

Provides information about preventing adverse health effects from exposure to diisocyanates. Informations is directed to workers and employers, small businesses, physicians, and other health care prov...
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Resource added in: 24/01/2002
Available languages: English
Asthma, Occupational Exposure, Chemical Industry, Coal Mining, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Inhalation Exposure, Dermatitis, Contact, Isocyanates, Toxicology, riskl riskl risk, Diisocyanate, Occupational toxicology

Haz-Map

A Relational Database of Hazardous Chemicals (industrial hygiene) and Occupational Diseases (epidemiology).Haz-Map is an occupational toxicology database designed for physicians, physician assistants,...
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Resource added in: 18/01/2002
Available languages: English
Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Occupational Medicine, Inhalation Exposure, Dermatitis, Contact, Occupational Diseases, Toxicology, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology