Publications and technical tools
Visual display units: Radiation protection guidance
01 January 1994
The purpose of this guide is to provide an analysis of the data from surveys and measurements of radiation emissions from visual display units (VDUs), relate this to existing data on scientific biological effects and reach a conclusion regarding the safety of VDUs with respect to radiation emissions. The book is intended for the use of the competent authorities, employers and workers and their organizations, occupational safety and health specialists and VDU operators.
Preventing stress at work (Conditions of work digest 2/92)
29 March 1993
The Conditions of Work Digest on preventing stress at work is essential reading for policy-makers in government agencies, employers' and workers' organizations, health professionals, trainers, consultants, managers and workers' representatives concerned with this complex and challenging problem.
The use of lasers in the workplace
01 January 1993
Occupational Safety and Health Glossary
01 January 1993
The glossary is aimed at translators, interpreters and safety and health practitioners who need to read or write professional literature in more than one language.
Alcohol and drugs. Programmes of assistance for workers (Conditions of work digest 1/87)
20 May 1987
Reviews policies and guidelines developed by governments, employers organisations and trade unions, and describes current employee assistance programmes in 15 countries. Lists institutions which can provide information and assistance in setting up such programmes, and includes guidelines for their establishment.