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Industrial hygiene engineering (551).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1977 Apr; :1-277
A NIOSH-developed industrial hygiene engineering course of instruction is presented. The course emphasizes design of controls for eliminating or adequately controlling occupational health hazards. The primary objective of the course is to enable the trainee to select, design, and apply these hygiene engineering methods in the plant environment. The training course manual has been specially prepared for the trainees attending the course and should not be included in reading lists of periodicals as generally available. Topics include engineering control, heat stress, industrial ventilation, ergonomics, noise and vibration control, radiation, and illumination.
Contract-099-74-0066; NIOSH-Publication; Health-engineering; Health-hazards; Monitoring; Safety-practices; Ergonometrics; Environment; Occupational-safety-education; Training
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