Occupational health and funeral homes.
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (NJDHSS), Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Occupational Disease Epidemiology and Surveillance Program
Trenton, NJ: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (NJDHSS), 1997 Mar; :1-6
Funeral home employers and employees face a variety of health hazards at work. This publication provides basic information on several of these hazards and ways to control exposure to them. Pertinent legal requirements under OSHA (the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration) are summarized where they exist. Relevant NJ State Board of Mortuary Science requirements are also given. The following topics are covered: 1. Formaldehyde Exposure 2. Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure 3. Hazard Communication 4. Personal Protective Equipment 5. Respiratory Protection
Respiratory-system-disorders; Respiration; Pulmonary-system; Pulmonary-system-disorders; Pulmonary-function; Diseases; Bronchial-asthma; Humans; Men; Women; Public-health; Risk-factors; Employee-exposure; Employees; Employee-health; Skin-exposure; Exposure-levels; Risk-factors; Health-hazards; Formaldehydes; Chemical-composition; Chemical-properties; Bloodborne-pathogens; Personal-protection; Personal-protective-equipment; Hazards; Sensitization
Occupational health and funeral homes
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services