Morbidity among municipal waste incinerator workers: a cross-sectional study.

@article{Hours2003MorbidityAM,
  title={Morbidity among municipal waste incinerator workers: a cross-sectional study.},
  author={Martine Hours and Lucie Anzivino-Viricel and Anne Ma{\^i}tre and Alain Perdrix and Yves Perrodin and Barbara Charbotel and Alain Bergeret},
  journal={International archives of occupational and environmental health},
  year={2003},
  volume={76 6},
  pages={467-72}
}
OBJECTIVES In order that the occupational exposures and health risks for municipal waste incinerator operators be better determined, a study was carried out in three centres. METHODS A transversal study was carried out for 102 male incinerator workers matched for age with 94 male workers from other industrial activities. Three groups of exposed workers were considered (group 1: "crane operators" and "equipment operators"; group 2: "furnace " workers; group 3: "maintenance" and "effluent… CONTINUE READING