Water spray control of hazardous dust when breaking concrete with a jackhammer.
NIOSH 2008 May; :1-4
Construction workers are exposed to hazardous dust when using jackhammers to break concrete pavement. NIOSH found that exposures could be reduced by using a waterspray attachment.
Construction-workers; Construction-industry; Construction-equipment; Construction-materials; Dust-control; Dust-control-equipment; Engineering-controls; Control-technology; Protective-equipment; Protective-measures; Personal-protective-equipment; Personal-protection; Respiratory-protective-equipment; Respiratory-protection; Construction-Search
Numbered Publication; Workplace Solutions
NTIS Accession No.
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-127
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health