Chapter 35. Chemical, Dust, Biological, and Electromagnetic Radiation Hazards

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. Chair, Professor, and Head of the Department3,4
  1. Danuta Koradecka Director1,
  2. Małgorzata Pośniak Head of the Department of Chemical and Aerosol Hazards1,
  3. Elżbieta Jankowska Head of the Laboratory of Filtration and Ventilation1,
  4. Jolanta Skowroń Head2 and
  5. Jolanta Karpowicz Head of the Laboratory of Electromagnetic Hazards1

Published Online: 28 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470048204.ch35

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Koradecka, D., Pośniak, M., Jankowska, E., Skowroń, J. and Karpowicz, J. (2006) Chemical, Dust, Biological, and Electromagnetic Radiation Hazards, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470048204.ch35

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 4

    Tsinghua University Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. 1

    Central Institute for Labour Protection, National Research Institute, Czerniakowska 16, Warsaw, Poland

  2. 2

    Laboratory of Toxicology, Department of Chemistry and Aerosol Hazards, Central Institute for Labour Protection, National Research Institute, Czerniakowska 16, Warsaw, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471449171

Online ISBN: 9780470048207

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Keywords:

  • hazardous chemical agents;
  • biological agents and dust;
  • electromagnetic field and radiation hazard

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Hazardous Chemical Agents in the Working Environment

  • Dust

  • Biological Agents

  • Electromagnetic Fields and Radiation Hazards

  • References