Table of Contents

Section 1. Occupational hazards.
section 2. Occupational diseases.
section 3. Occupational health practice.
section 4. Fitness for work.
section 5. Occupational health law.
section 6. Occupational hygiene.
section 7. Toxicology.
section 8. Epidemiology in occupational health.
section 9. Environmental medicine.
section 10. Safety science.
section 11. Practical procedures.
section 12. Emergencies in occupational health. This handbook provides a comprehensive summary of the theory & practice of occupational health. It covers the main areas of occupational exposure, ill-health & injury resulting from such exposure, & the practical issues in occupational health as well as current issues such as Gulf War Syndrome, SARS, & exposure to electromagnetic fields.