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NIOSH Workshop on the Heat Stress Standard.
NIOSH 1980 Jun:6 pages
Abstracts for eight papers given at a NIOSH workshop on the heat stress standard are presented. Subjects discussed were heat stress, permissible exposure limits; the effectiveness of preventive work practices in a hot workshop; heat stress tolerance testing; preemployment and periodic medical examinations for workers on hot jobs; design of work-rest schedule for hot jobs; prediction of heat strain and personal heat stress monitoring.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-79-0098; Work-analysis; Heat-stress; Exposure-limits; Safety-measures; Medical-monitoring; Medical-examinations; Industrial-factory-workers; Analytical-methods;
NIOSH, U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
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