Category: Safety Engineering and Excavation work

Safety and health in quarry and mining activities

the physical phenomenon of vibration in context of safety and health on work is classified as a physical agent that can be a danger source for the environment and can generate hazards for the human health, if the exposure overtakes a threshold defined (limit dose exposure). The work is focused on the effects of exposure to whole-body vibration for the employees who work in quarry and mining activities. Furthermore the vibratory phenomenon is analyzed in relation to the different types...