TITLE

NIOSH PUTS HEALTH HAZARDS TO BED AT METAL FURNITURE MANUFACTURER

AUTHOR(S)
Brueck, Scott E.; Ramsey, Jessica; Rodriguez, Manuel; Adebayo, Ayodele
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
EHS Today;May2013, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the evaluation conducted by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) to metal furniture manufacturers. NIOSH discovered that employees of metal industries suffer from several health hazards including fume exposure, burns, and dust exposure. Moreover, the institute suggests several actions for the health and safety of employees which includes using respirators, hearing protection, and medical consultation.
ACCESSION #
87615418

 

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