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Dust exposure risk from stone crushing to workers and ...

2019-11-11 · The aim of this study was to assess the effects of stone crushing dust pollution on three commonly cultivated fruit plant species (Vitis vinifera L., Morus alba L., and Prunus armeniaca L.) and on the health of workers working at crushing plants. The trial was carried out on fruit plant species grown close to the stone crushing units located near the northwestern …

Exposure to particulate matter on an Indian stone-crushing ...

2007-8-6 · Particulate matter exposures experienced by this group of workers and their families are likely to produce impaired lung function within a short time-frame. There is a need to introduce simple measures to reduce particulate matter exposure from both occupational sources and the use of biomass fuels in homes on this and similar sites.

Workers'' Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica: Final ...

• Exposures to crystalline silica dust occur in common workplace operations involving cutting, sawing, drilling, and crushing of concrete, brick, block, rock, and stone products (such as construction tasks), and operations using sand products (such as in glass manufacturing, foundries, sand blasting,

Exposure to particulate matter on an Indian stone-crushing ...

Conclusions: Particulate matter exposures experienced by this group of workers and their families are likely to produce impaired lung function within a short time-frame. There is a need to introduce simple measures to reduce particulate matter exposure from both occupational sources and the use of biomass fuels in homes on this and similar sites.

Exposure to particulate matter on an Indian stone-crushing ...

Background/objectives: A large number of labourers work in the stone-crushing industry in India. Many of these workers are also exposed to high levels of particulate matter in their homes from the use of biomass fuels. As part of our investigations to examine the health of these workers we characterised their exposure to respirable crystalline silica and a number of other particulate …

Safety Data Sheet (SDS)

2020-2-28 · lungs upon repeated inhalation exposures. SECTION 3. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS 3.1 Description of the mixture: The product is a solid concrete block that, when subjected to cutting, grinding, crushing, drilling or breaking, may form hazardous dusts. 3.2 Hazardous Ingredients: Name CAS No. Weight % GHS Classification per OSHA …

Urgent Need for a Comprehensive Public Health Response …

2021-8-4 · Stone workers in Thailand with exposures to silica dust had respiratory disorders and lung function impairment (Thongtip et al., 2019). Studies in India where there are more than 500 000 workers employed in more than 12 000 stone crusher units have demonstrated silicosis and silico-TB among these workers (Bhawan, 2009; Kohli et al., 2017).

ALLIANZ GLOBAL CORPORATE & SPECIALTY® SILICA …

2020-7-6 · manufacturing brick, concrete blocks, stone countertops, or ceramic products; and cutting or crushing stone result in worker exposures to respirable crystalline silica dust. Industrial sand used in certain operations, such as foundry work and hydraulic fracturing (fracking), is also a source of respirable crystalline silica exposure.

Exposure to respirable particulates and silica in and ...

2010-12-16 · Stone crushing unit workers suffer from particulate matters and respirable silica at work and in their residents nearby. The present study was undertaken to evaluate the area and personal exposure concentration of respirable particulate matters and silica in workplaces and in surrounding villages.

Non-occupational exposure to silica dust

2021-12-8 · Occupational exposure to silica occurs at workplaces in factories like quartz crushing facilities (silica flour milling), agate, ceramic, slate pencil, glass, stone quarries and mines, etc., Non-occupational exposure to silica dust can be from industrial sources in the vicinity of the industry as well as non-industrial sources.

ACUITY COMMERCIAL LINES SECRET FILES

2021-10-19 · • Stone crushing • Sand or gravel digging • Clay or shale digging • Quarries Work at heights 4-6 stories: • 19 standard classes ... Slip seating exposures UNDERWRITING CRITERIA ACORD applications Truckers supplemental application 3-year loss runs

Underwriting Guidelines

2018-6-15 · Mining or Stone Crushing Operations Occupational Disease Exposures Out of State Exposure Painting Police/Fire Fighters Recycling Repossession Residential Janitorial Roofing or any work performed on roofs Sand Blasting Sewer or Water Main Construction Shoring, Underpinning or Moving of Buildings

Small Entity Compliance Guide

2018-4-25 · and crushing stone, rock, concrete, brick, block and mortar, or when abrasive blasting with sand. This document provides guidance only, ... controlling employee exposures, equipment does occasionally fail. Thus, the standard applies where exposures below 25 3 μg/m as

Reduction of Respirable Silica Following the Introduction ...

2009-10-18 · stone crushing operations. Engineering controls to reduce silica exposures were generally not used by these mills. With a modest education and outreach effort, JRP engaged three stone crushing mill operators to test water-spray equipment to improve dust control in their operations. As word of the study spread throughout the

(PDF) Assessment of Occupational Dust and Silica …

Stone crushing industry plays a vital role in the economy and urban development of fast developing countries like India. Stone mines and crushers in …

Quarry and stoneworkers: Tackling occupational disease

2021-10-6 · Workers in this sector undertake activities that can give rise to high and frequent exposures to RCS resulting in silicosis and COPD. Activities in the quarrying industry where exposures occur involve mining of high silica stone, sand pits, clay pits, blasting, breaking, crushing and screening.

Coronado Stone Adhered Manufactured Stone Veneer …

2021-3-10 · Coronado Stone Adhered Manufactured Stone Veneer Safety Data Sheet ... cutting, grinding, crushing, drilling, or breaking is on the skin, wash with soap and water. If the ... chronic illness if significant exposures occur repeatedly. Inhalation: The immediate acute response to dust inhalation from cutting, grinding, crushing, ...

Dust exposure risk from stone crushing to workers and ...

2019-12-13 · stone crushing units (study area), three fruit plant species, Vitis vinifera L. (grape), Morus alba L. (white mulberry), and Prunus armeniaca L. (apricot tree), were selected at four different locations downwind from stone crushing units in the study area. The three locations were at a distance of about 500–600, 1000–1100, and 1500–

Reducing pollution from stone crushing in India

By demonstrating pollution control equipment and educating workers, we hope to reduce exposures to airborne silica in the stone crushing industries in this region.. Additional Documentation. This project has provided additional documentation in a …

(PDF) Exposure to Respirable Particulates and Silica in ...

PARTICULATES Industrial AND Health 2011, 49, 221–227 SILICA EXPOSURE AT STONE CRUSHING SITE Field Report 221 Exposure to Respirable Particulates and Silica in and around the Stone Crushing Units in Central India Krishnendu MUKHOPADHYAY1*, Ayyappan RAMALINGAM1, Raghunathan RAMANI1, Venkatesan DASU1, Arulselvan SADASIVAM1, …

(PDF) Assessment of Occupational Dust and Silica Exposure i…

(PDF) Assessment of Occupational Dust and Silica Exposure in Indian Stone Mining and Crushing …

Exposure to particulate matter on an Indian stone-crushing ...

 · Background/objectives: A large number of labourers work in the stone-crushing industry in India. Many of these workers are also exposed to high levels of particulate matter in their homes from the use of biomass fuels. As part of our investigations to examine the health of these workers we characterised their exposure to respirable crystalline silica and a number of …

Health Hazards in Construction

2019-3-22 · exposures in construction and to equip this person with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform frequent and regular inspections of the job-site. At the conclusion, each course participant will possess the confidence to recognize and avoid unsafe conditions and will be able to identify regulations applicable to health hazards in construction.

Silica exposure is associated with increased risk of ...

Men who had worked with rock drilling or stone crushing (regarded as highly exposed) had a slightly greater increase in risk of rheumatoid arthritis than silica exposed men in general, with an OR of 3.0 (1.2 to 7.6). The joint effects of silica exposure and smoking were compatible with synergy between these two exposures in the development of ...

Exposure to particulate matter on an Indian stone-crushing ...

Particulate matter exposures experienced by this group of workers and their families are likely to produce impaired lung function within a short time-frame. There is a need to introduce simple measures to reduce particulate matter exposure from both occupational sources and the use of biomass fuels …

e posure of workers to silica from stone crushing operations

2020-5-1 · Three forms of silica: quartz, cristobalite and tridymite Exposures from chipping, cutting, sawing, drilling, grinding, sanding, and crushing of concrete, brick, block, rock, and stone products (such as in construction operations) Exposures from using sand products (such as glass manufacturing, foundries, and sand blasting) Read More

Adhered Manufactured Stone Masonry Veneer Units

2018-6-29 · Adhered Manufactured Stone Masonry Veneer Units Safety Data Sheet. Revision Date: 6/1/2015 Date of Issue: 6/1/2015 Supersedes Date: 12/08/2014 Version 1.0 ... Injuries to skin due to abrasion, laceration, or crushing should be treated by flushing with clean water, ... and respiratory system chronic illness if significant exposures occur repeatedly.