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Toolbox talk: vibration (superseded).

Authors
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training
Source
Silver Spring, MD: CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 2014 Mar; :1-2
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20044229
Abstract
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. For the updated version of this toolbox talk visit CPWR's website at <a href="https://www.cpwr.com/research/research-to-practice-r2p/r2p-library/toolbox-talks/"target="_blank">https://www.cpwr.com/research/research-to-practice-r2p/r2p-library/toolbox-talks/</a>.
Keywords
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 tools; Machinery; Materials handling equipment; Hand tools; Nerve damage; Blood stream; Circulatory system
Contact
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Publication Date
20140313
Document Type
Other
Funding Type
Construction; Cooperative Agreement
Fiscal Year
2014
Identifying No.
Cooperative-Agreement-Number-U60-OH-009762; M052014
Priority Area
Construction
Source Name
Toolbox talk: vibration
State
MD
Performing Organization
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