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Health Trak: noise control in construction: report on cycle 4: November 2000.

Authors
Kwangseog A; Azaroff L; Moir S
Source
Lowell, MA: University of Massachusetts, Lowell, R01-CCR-113060, 2000 Nov; :1-60
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20042870
Abstract
Health Trak is a form of Participatory Action Research developed by the construction Occupational Health Program (COHP) at he University of Massachusetts Lowell. Health Trak involves researchers, workers and managers on various contracts on Boston's Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (CA/T). participants join in a partnership to identify worksite hazards, develop solutions to those hazards, and explore the feasibility of the solutions.
Keywords
Construction-workers; Construction; Risk-factors; Exposure-levels; Injuries; Hazards; Health-hazards; Personal-protection; Personal-protective-equipment; Training; Education; Workers; Worker-health; Manual-materials-handling; Manual-lifting; Sanitation; Signaling-systems; Ergonomics; Equipment-design; Humans; Men; Women; Noise-exposure; Noise-control; Noise; Noise-pollution; Hearing; Hearing-loss; Hearing-protection; Injuries
Publication Date
20001101
Document Type
Other
Funding Type
Grant
Fiscal Year
2001
Identifying No.
Grant-Number-R01-CCR-113060
Source Name
Health Trak: noise control in construction: report on cycle 4: November 2000
State
MA
Performing Organization
University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts
Page last reviewed: July 9, 2021
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division