Controlling occupational health hazards in construction

Occup Med. 1995 Apr-Jun;10(2):407-20.


This chapter describes, evaluates, and illustrates generic and conventional industrial hygiene methods for controlling occupational hazards affecting construction workers. Case studies that identify and control exposure to asbestos, lead, crystalline silica, and additives to cement are discussed.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Facility Design and Construction*
  • Forecasting
  • Hazardous Substances* / analysis
  • Humans
  • Occupational Exposure / analysis
  • Occupational Exposure / prevention & control*
  • Occupational Health


  • Hazardous Substances