The papers published in Occupational Safety and Hygiene III cover the following topics: - Occupational safety - Risk assessment - Safety management - Ergonomics - Management systems - Environmental ergonomics - Physical environments - Construction safety, and - Human factors. The contributions are based on research carried out at universities and other research institutions, and on practical studies developed by Occupational Health a Safety (OHS) practitioners within companies. This book will help to get acquainted with the state-of-the-art within the above mentioned domains, as well as with some practical tools and approaches that are currently used by OHS professionals in a global context.(Photos by Stages of the manual fertilization process: fill the bag (A), ... Earth Augers (brand Stihl BT 130; weight 9.9 kg; power 1.4 kW and displacement 36.3 cm3) were used for digging holes while brushcutters (brand Stihl FS 290; weight 7.9 kg; power 2.0 kW and displacement 38.9 cm3) were used for the cleaning of plantationa#39;s weeds. ... that over 99% of men and 75% of women can lift without an increased risk of developing work-related musculoskeletal symptoms or disorders.
|Title||:||Occupational Safety and Hygiene III|
|Author||:||Pedro M. Arezes, João Santos Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patrício Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, A. Sergio Miguel, Gonçalo Perestrelo|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2015-02-09|