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AN ASSESSMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL, SAFETY AND HEALTH

occupational hazards to manual stone crushing. The study recommends on establishment of occupational health and safety policy which is sensitive to both formal and informal sector, supervising working environment in self employment, proper training on occupational safety

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Early occupational hearing loss of workers in a stone ...

This was a comparative cross-sectional study in Ghana of 140 workers from the stone crushing industry compared with a control group of 150 health workers. The stone workers and controls were evaluated using a structured questionnaire, which assessed symptoms of hearing loss, tinnitus, knowledge on the health hazards

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risk assessment for stone crusher - Pochiraju Industries Ltd

Occupational health in small scale and industries in ... The objectives of the study were to assess occupational health risks focusing more ... Brick kiln Stone crusher plant Construction industry Embroidery industry...

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(PDF) Stone Crushers and Dust Problem

Crushing of boulders lead to production of large quantity of dust, which tends to float in air and spread in the vicinity of the stone crusher. Inhalation of the fine dust is dangerous to health.

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Early occupational hearing loss of workers in a stone ...

This was a comparative cross-sectional study in Ghana of 140 workers from the stone crushing industry compared with a control group of 150 health workers. The stone workers and controls were evaluated using a structured questionnaire, which assessed symptoms of hearing loss, tinnitus, knowledge on the health hazards associated with work in ...

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Occupational Health and Safety Issues among Workers in ...

unorganised sector, stone quarry, cutting and polishing units are where a large number of workers are involved and prone to various occupational injuries and health hazards. The present study focuses on occupational health and safety deficiencies in the stone quarry, cutting and polishing industry in North Karnataka. The study was conducted

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An investigation into respiratory health problems of ...

Occupational exposure to dust is a major concern for the health safety of workers in developing countries. The workplace health hazard and safety issues get less attention in public health discourse, academic debates and health policies in Bangladesh. This study investigates the respiratory health problems among workers in stone crushing ...

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An investigation into respiratory health problems of ...

Mar 05, 2018  Occupational exposure to dust is a major health and safety concern for workers in developing countries. Such laborers are often exposed to dust without being aware of its threat to their health. In the process of crushing stone, mineralogical materials are released into the environment. The material includes dust, fumes, ashes or other industrial waste which may constitute toxic elements.

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(PDF) Stone Crushers and Dust Problem

Crushing of boulders lead to production of large quantity of dust, which tends to float in air and spread in the vicinity of the stone crusher. Inhalation of the fine dust is dangerous to health.

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Hazard Alert: Worker Exposure to Silica during Countertop ...

Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) have identified exposure to silica as a health hazard to workers involved in manufacturing, finishing and installing natural and manufactured stone countertop products, both in fabrication shops and during in-home finishing/installation.

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Early occupational hearing loss of workers in a stone ...

The stone-mortar industry is one of the processes which can create a noise hazard. This study aimed to explore the factors associated with occupational hearing loss among stone-mortar workers in ...

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Occupational Health and Safety Issues in the Marble ...

Occupational Health and Safety Issues in the Marble Industry and their Potential Measures . Zahra*, Dr. Imran Hashmi, Nadia Akhtar . Abstract—The level of occupational health and safety management depends upon the scope of the industry as it varies according to the functions and scale.

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Occupational Health and Safety Issues in the Marble ...

ISSN 2229-5518. Occupational Health and Safety Issues in the Marble Industry and their Potential Measures Zahra*, Dr. Imran Hashmi, Nadia Akhtar. Abstract —The level of occupational health and safety management depends upon the scope of the industry as it varies according to the functions and scale. Designing the occupational health and ...

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Occupational Health and Safety in Cement Industry

within and outside the cement industry have been trying the need of stressing on how to improve occupational health and safety performance for workers. 2. Methodology A combined cross-sectional and cross-shift study was conducted in 100 exposed production workers from the crusher and packing sections and 20 controls from the guards were

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(PDF) Occupational health in small scale and household ...

The occupational health and safety practices in small scale industries in Kathmandu have been found to be unsatisfactory. Child labour is a serious problem. ... stone crushing industry being at ...

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DRV Occupational Health Safety Hygiene

DRV Occupational Health Safety Hygiene currently has clients across the following industries: Construction Industry. Stone Crushing Industry. Iron, steel and metal. Civil. Our clients are free to focus on their core competency, while we take care of health and safety. We ensures that an organisation’s internal resources are freed up for ...

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration

TYLER, Texas – Berry Marble and Granite exposed workers to crushing hazards associated with handling granite, marble and stone at its Tyler, Texas, facility, a follow-up inspection by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has found. OSHA issued 14 citations, including two for willfully violating safety ...

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Particulate Matter from Stone Crushing Industry: Size ...

The occupational environment at the stone crushing sites poses a potential health hazard to the workers, since inhalation of particles rich in free silica for long periods of time may cause silicosis.

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An investigation into respiratory health problems of ...

Occupational exposure to dust is a major concern for the health safety of workers in developing countries. The workplace health hazard and safety issues get less attention in public health discourse, academic debates and health policies in Bangladesh. This study investigates the respiratory health problems among workers in stone crushing ...

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Occupational Health and Safety Issues among Workers in ...

unorganised sector, stone quarry, cutting and polishing units are where a large number of workers are involved and prone to various occupational injuries and health hazards. The present study focuses on occupational health and safety deficiencies in the stone quarry, cutting and polishing industry in North Karnataka. The study was conducted

Read More
An investigation into respiratory health problems of ...

Mar 05, 2018  Occupational exposure to dust is a major health and safety concern for workers in developing countries. Such laborers are often exposed to dust without being aware of its threat to their health. In the process of crushing stone, mineralogical materials are released into the environment. The material includes dust, fumes, ashes or other industrial waste which may constitute toxic elements.

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Hazard Alert: Worker Exposure to Silica during Countertop ...

Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) have identified exposure to silica as a health hazard to workers involved in manufacturing, finishing and installing natural and manufactured stone countertop products, both in fabrication shops and during in-home finishing/installation.

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study on health hazards of workers in stone crushers at ...

May 02, 2013  Pulmonary Problems among Quarry Workers of Stone Crushing . The International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Vol 3, No 4 Methods: Respiratory problems and lung function were studied in 403 quarry of minimizing occupational health hazards associated with stone quarrying. education with % of the workers educated to the tertiary education level.

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Silica Hazards from Engineered Stone Countertops Blogs ...

Mar 11, 2014  Both the U.S. occupational health and safety research agency (NIOSH) and enforcement agency (OSHA) are further investigating the hazards associated with these engineered stone products. NIOSH welcomes Health Hazard Evaluation requests from U.S. employers or employees involved in manufacturing engineered stone countertops (see link on blog site).

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Occupational Health and Safety Issues in the Marble ...

ISSN 2229-5518. Occupational Health and Safety Issues in the Marble Industry and their Potential Measures Zahra*, Dr. Imran Hashmi, Nadia Akhtar. Abstract —The level of occupational health and safety management depends upon the scope of the industry as it varies according to the functions and scale. Designing the occupational health and ...

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Stone cutter: International Hazard Datasheets on Occupation

Jul 04, 2012  Stone cutter: International Hazard Datasheets on Occupation. pdf - 0.1 MB. The datasheet lists in a standard format different hazards to which a worker, in the normal course of normal work, may be exposed to. It provides several measures for the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases. These datasheet is a source of information ...

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Noise PollutioN iN stoNe QuarryiNg iNdustry –a case study ...

ill health and in industry possess occupational health hazards and decrease in productivity. It can interfere with communication, disturb sleep, lack of concentration, irritability and reduced efficiency (Ricky, 1995). It is said that continuous exposure to high noise levels causes headache, increase in blood

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Silica, Crystalline - Occupational Safety and Health ...

Overview. Crystalline silica is a common mineral found in the earth's crust. Materials like sand, stone, concrete, and mortar contain crystalline silica. It is also used to make products such as glass, pottery, ceramics, bricks, and artificial stone. Respirable crystalline silica – very small particles at least 100 times smaller than ordinary ...

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Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Focused Inspection ...

a health hazard in the sand and gravel crushing industry. There is a need for further assessment to determine workers’ potential exposures to silica and adequate methods to control this hazard.

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Occupational health hazards in mining:an overview

Occupational health hazards in mining:an overview A. M. Donoghue Abstract This review article outlines the physical, chemical, biological, ergonomic and psychosocial occupational health hazards of mining and associated metallurgical processes. Mining remains an important industrial sector in many parts of the world

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Pulmonary Problems among Quarry Workers of Stone Crushing ...

Introduction. O ccupational exposure to dust is a well-known phenomenon, especially in developing countries. 1,2 Although sources of air pollutants include power plants, cement factories, refineries and petrochemical industries, the emission of particulates is quite high from quarries. 3 The health impacts of working in stone quarrying industry have been well documented. 4,5 For instance ...

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Early occupational hearing loss of workers in a stone ...

This was a comparative cross-sectional study in Ghana of 140 workers from the stone crushing industry compared with a control group of 150 health workers. The stone workers and controls were evaluated using a structured questionnaire, which assessed symptoms of hearing loss, tinnitus, knowledge on the health hazards associated with work in ...

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