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Toolbox talk: vibration.
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training
Silver Spring, MD: CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 2014 Mar; :1-2
Vibrations caused by power tools, machinery, vehicles, and heavy equipment are a natural part of most workplaces. Illnesses that result from excessive vibration affect the blood supply to the fingers and toes and can be serious and disabling.
Construction; Construction-industry; Construction-workers; Construction-equipment; Safety-education; Safety-programs; Injury-prevention; Accident-prevention; Work-environment; Worker-health; Training; Education; Safety-measures; Vibration; Vibration-effects; Vibration-exposure; Power-tools; Jack-hammers; Vibration-control; Vibration-suppressors; Equipment-operators; Machine-operation; Machine-operators; Materials-handling-equipment; Hand-tools; Nerve-damage; Blood-stream; Circulatory-system
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Toolbox talk: vibration
CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division