The ergonomic use of hand tools: guidelines for the practitioner.
Appl Occup Environ Hyg 1999 Apr; 14(4):208-215
This paper is the first step of a project currently in process at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). The objective of this project is to establish guidelines for the selection and use of hand tools. We hope that readers of this paper will commenton its form and content which will help us plan the next step for a guideline that is comprehensive and easy to use.
Hand-tools; Hand-protection; Hand-injuries; Standards; Hazards
Dr. Awwad Dababneh, DBBS, 4676 Columbia Parkway, C24, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1998,
Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene