Occupational Hygiene covers the interaction between man and his work environment insofar as it affects health. The author's aim is to explain the principles of occupational hygiene. It covers such areas as exposure to noxious substances in factories, injuries resulting from objects falling from a partially completed building, the effects of noise and vibration, scalding by machines, and irradiation of nuclear workers. The book focuses not on the medical treatment of such injuries, but with their assessment, measurement and prevention.Occupational Hygiene concerns the interaction between man and his working environment in so far as it affects health. The purpose of this book is to provide a clear and concise account of the principles of occupational hygiene.
|Author||:||J. M. Harrington, Kerry Gardiner|
|Publisher||:||Wiley-Blackwell - 1996-01-17|