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.... noisy tool; implementing a periodic maintenance of machines and extraction systems and replacing metal benches by another material ... of noise barriers to minimize the influence of noise from other sectors in the industry under study, and vice versa. ... through the implementation of a turnover scheme, a definition of suitable working schedules, including rest periods. ... period (Arezes aamp; Miguel, 2009).
|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|