Resources found: 20

Fighting Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

This is ILO press release announcing a meeting of experts from the ILO, World Health Organization and the United Nations International Drug Control Programme and public and private sector managers fro...
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Resource added in: 05/03/2002
Available languages: English
Occupational Health, Alcoholism, Workplace, Occupational Health Program, Occupational Diseases, Toxicology, Substance related disorders, Occupational toxicology

Report on the Toxicology of Metal Working Fluids

This document provides an indepth look at the health effects of occupational exposure to metalworking fluids. Topics include: development of metal-working fluids, adverse health effects; toxicology an...
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Resource added in: 25/02/2002
Available languages: English
Skin Neoplasms, Prostatic Neoplasms, Urologic Neoplasms, Pancreatic Neoplasms, Pesticide Exposure, Formaldehyde, Sulfur Compounds, Sodium Nitrite, Nitrosamines, Mineral Oil, Occupational Health, Occupational Exposure, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Reference Standards, Toxicology, Occupational Disease, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

Lead on the Job - A guide for Workers

Provides general information on exposure to lead in the workplace, health effects and measurements of exposure, and provides suggestions to reduce exposure. Contact information for United States organ...
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Resource added in: 25/02/2002
Available languages: English
Lead, Lead Poisoning, Occupational Health, Occupational Exposure, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, 32400, Air Pollutants, Toxicology, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

Lead

Provides a list of general and technical information on lead exposure in the workplace such as fact sheets, programs, regulations and standards, reports and warnings. Some links are in PDF format requ...
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Resource added in: 25/02/2002
Available languages: English
Lead, Lead Poisoning, Occupational Health, Occupational Exposure, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Reference Standards, Toxicology, ramrogramrogramrogramrogram, Occupational Disease, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

Lead Exposure in the Workplace - A Physicians' Guide

The document presents a guideline for physicians and is relevent for any other professionals involved in the controlling and monitoring lead exposure in a workplace. Information covers sources of expo...
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Resource added in: 25/02/2002
Available languages: English
Lead, Lead Poisoning, Occupational Health, Occupational Health Program, Occupational Exposure, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Toxicology, Occupational Disease, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

The United States Department of Energy's Web Page for Information on Occupational Radiation Exposure

Homepage for the U.S. Department of Energy's Occupational radiation exposure site. Includes links to DOC publications and operation proceures: Annual Report of Occupational Radiation Exposure; Reporti...
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Resource added in: 21/02/2002
Available languages: English
Radiation Dosage, Radiation Effects, Radiation Protection, Radiation Injuries, Radiation Monitoring, Radiation Exposure, Radiation Risks, Radiation Exposure Control, Radioactive Hazard Release, Occupational Exposure, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Reference Standards, Toxicology, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

Sign and Symptoms of Pesticide Poisoning

Provides information on pesticide poisoning. It explains routes of exposure, toxicity, and signs and symptoms of various types of pesticides (fumigatants, rodenticides, wood preservatives, herbicides,...
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Resource added in: 21/02/2002
Available languages: English
Occupational Exposure, Occupational Diseases, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Chemical Industry, Chemical Compound Exposure, Chemical Industry, Pesticide Exposure, Pesticide Residues, Solvents, Poisoning, Rural Workers, Agriculture, Toxicology, Occupational risk, reposureposureposureposure, Occupational toxicology

Occupational Radiation Exposure at Commercial Nuclear Power Reactors and Other Facilities 2000

The report summarizes the 2000 occupational radiation exposure data maintained in the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Radiation Exposure Information Reporting system. Also summarized is the data ...
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Resource added in: 21/02/2002
Available languages: English
Radiation Dosage, Radiation Effects, Radiation Protection, Radiation Injuries, Radiodermatitis, Radiation Monitoring, Radiation Risks, Radiation Exposure Control, Radioactive Hazard Release, Occupational Exposure, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Toxicology, posureposureposure, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

Tomato production in Brazil: Poor working conditions concerns and high residues threaten safety

A study of pesticide use on tomatoes in the Northern State of Pernambuco, Brazil, indicates high exposure to pesticide workers and poor application methods which threaten the ecology of the area. This...
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Resource added in: 15/02/2002
Available languages: English
Agriculture, Rural Workers, Pesticide Exposure, Pesticide Residues, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Toxicology, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

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