HHE Report HHE-74-1-160, White Pass and Yukon Railroad, Skagway, Alaska.
NIOSH 1974 Nov:9 pages
Investigation of hazards to a train crew from diesel exhaust gases conducted through sampling of levels of carbon-monoxide (630080), nitrogen-dioxide (10102440), sulfur-dioxide (7446095) and aldehydes reveals low to nondetectable concentrations of these substances. Noise levels in the engine room are determined to pose a hearing hazard. Recommendations are made for a hearing conservation program, including periodic audiograms and use of hearing protective equipment.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-74-1-160; Region-10; Hazard-Confirmed; Toxicity; Air-sampling; Noise-control; Hearing-disorders; Noise-levels;
630-08-0; 10102-44-0; 7446-09-5;
Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance; Field Studies
NTIS Accession No.
Hazard Evaluation Services Branch, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, Report No. HHE-74-1-160, 9 pages