Category Archives: Niosh

International Chemical Safety Cards

ROUTES OF EXPOSURE: The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation, through the skin and by ingestion , also as a vapour! INHALATION RISK: A harmful contamination of the air will be reached rather slowly on evaporation of this substance at 20°C ; on spraying or dispersing, however, much faster . EFFECTS OF […]

BODY ART

Regulatory Body: Oregon State Licensing Agency Covers: Tattooing and body piercing Regulation(s): Oregon Regulatory Statute Chapter 690 Cosmetic Professionals: 690-350 to 690.415 – Body Art PractitionersExternal Web Site Icon, Oregon Regulated ProfessionsExternal Net Site Icon

PHOSGENE

TYPES OF HAZARD/ EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS/ SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID/ FIRE FIGHTING FIREPLACE Not flamable. In case of fire in the surroundings: use appropriate extinguishing media. EXPLOSION In case of fire: cool cylinder by spraying with water but avoid contact of the substance with water. Combat fire from a sheltered position. EXPOSURE AVOID ALL CONTACT! […]

The Diesel Exhaust in Miners Study

External Analytical Set Variable List Variables ID – Record Number Contributing Cause of Death ICD Codes 1-10 (XXX.X) Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY) Last Observed Date (MM/DD/YYYY) Sex Code: 0=Female; 1=Male State (worked the longest): 1=Ohio; 2=Missouri; 3=New Mexico; 4=Wyoming Race Code: 0=Unknown; 1=White; 2=Non-white Exposure Begin Date (MM/DD/YYYY) – at study facilities Vital Status: 0=Unknown; […]

Fred Schimmel, B.A.

Fred Schimmel could be a Senior Engineer and Compliance Officer for SJC Industries and Goshen Coach. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Purdue University. SJC Industries is that the second largest maker of ambulances in the United States with the brands of McCoy-Miller, Marque and Premiere. SJC recently introduced the trade’s […]

SODIUM DITHIONITE

TYPES OF HAZARD/ EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS/ SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID/ HEARTH FIGHTING FIRE Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a very fireplace. NO open flames. NO contact with combustibles, water. Carbon dioxide. Dry sand. Special powder. Water in massive amounts. EXPLOSION EXPOSURE PREVENT DISPERSION OF DIRT! •INHALATION Cough. Sore throat. Local […]

Acute illnesses associated with exposure to fipronil — surveillance data from 11 States in the United States

Introduction: Fipronil may be a broad-spectrum phenylpyrazole insecticide widely used to regulate residential pests and is also commonly used for flea and tick treatment on pets. It is a comparatively new insecticide and few human toxicity knowledge exist on fipronil. Objective: This paper describes the magnitude and characteristics of acute illnesses associated with fipronil exposure. […]

Occupational Exposure During the Manufacture and Formulation of Pesticides

Table of Contents Content Document Preface seventy eight-174A.PDF (eleven pages, 227K) Adobe PDF file Review Consultants on Pesticides Federal Agencies Professional Society Contents I. Recommendations for a Standard for Pesticide Manufacturing and Formulating Industries seventy eight-174B.PDF (38 pages, 1,225K) Adobe PDF file II. Introduction III. Health Hazards From Exposure in Pesticide Manufacture and Formulation seventy […]

Travel Health Notices

Current Notices Travel notices are designed to inform travelers and clinicians concerning current health issues related to specific destinations. These problems may arise from disease outbreaks, special events or gatherings, natural disasters, or alternative conditions that may have an effect on travelers’ health. See below for more data on our travel notice categories. For country-specific […]

Occupational Exposure to Oxides of Nitrogen

Content Document Preface seventy six-149A.PDF (twenty nine pages, 1,356K) Adobe PDF file Review Committees Review Consultants Contents I. Recommendations for Standards for the Oxides of Nitrogen (Nitrogen Dioxide and Nitric Oxide) II. Introduction III. Biologic Effects of Exposure seventy six-149B.PDF (66 pages, a pair of,510K) Adobe PDF file IV. Environmental Data seventy six-149C.PDF (14 pages, […]