Water Spray Control of Hazardous Dust When Breaking Concrete with a Jackhammer
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2008-127
Construction workers are exposed to hazardous dust when using jackhammers to break concrete pavement. NIOSH found that exposures could be reduced by using a water-spray attachment.
- Page last reviewed: June 6, 2014
- Page last updated: June 6, 2014
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Applied Research and Technology