Prevalence and pattern of occupational exposure to whole body vibration in Great Britain: findings from a national survey.

@article{Palmer2000PrevalenceAP,
  title={Prevalence and pattern of occupational exposure to whole body vibration in Great Britain: findings from a national survey.},
  author={Keith T. Palmer and Michael J. Griffin and Helen Bendall and Brian Pannett and David Coggon},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={57 4},
  pages={229-36}
}
OBJECTIVES To estimate the number of workers in Great Britain with significant occupational exposure to whole body vibration (WBV) and to identify the common sources of exposure and the occupations and industries where such exposures arise. METHODS A postal questionnaire was posted to a random community sample of 22,194 men and women of working age. Among other things, the questionnaire asked about exposure to WBV in the past week, including occupational and common non-occupational sources… CONTINUE READING

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