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Industrial hygiene for the mining industry

Industrial hygiene for the mining industry

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration, National Mine Health and Safety Academy in [Beckley, W. Va.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mineral industries -- Health aspects -- United States,
  • Miners -- Health and hygiene -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesProgrammed instruction workbook -- no. 12
    ContributionsNational Mine Health and Safety Academy
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 245 p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14924464M

    Mining: A Best Practices Toolbox," draws upon the experience gained in those visits. objective of the manual is to limit miners’exposures to mercury by sharing information within the mining community on methods of controlling mercury. This “Best Practices” manual was conceived and written by Michael Lynham, while an industrialFile Size: 2MB. In the United States, the mining industry is not under the oversight of OSHA, but rather the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA). Like its counterpart, MSHA provides educational resources and compliance assistance, develops and regulates industry standards, and conducts inspections annually.

    Reviews and reinforces concepts and techniques typical of a first statistics course with additional techniques useful to the IH/EHS practitioner. Includes both parametric and non-parametric techniques described and illustrated in a worker health and environmental protection practice context Illustrated through numerous examples presented in the context of IH/EHS field practice and research. View and search safety-related academic programs and educational institutions. There are no results. Please refine your search and try again. Search results will appear below. Click on a school to reveal detailed school and program information. If you have information on a program which has changed or is yet to be included here, please let us know.

    occupational safety and health and its accompanying Recommendation (No. ). The main purposes of the Convention are to ensure that a higher priority is given to occupational safety and health in national agendas and to foster political commitments in a tripartite context for the improvement of occupational safety and Size: 1MB. Get this from a library! Causes of disability in employees of the mining industry: analysis of Social Security disability benefit awards and allowances to workers, , [Rebecca Osborne; Thomas Fischbach; National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies.].


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