COMMERCIAL VEHICLE OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH HAZARDS

Some thought must be given to the total environmental control of truck cabs as a defense for probable occupational safety standards involving noise, temperature, and CO. As an objective, the truck interior designer might want to consider the following standards-noise maximum equal 80 dba; CO maximum equal 30 ppm; effective temperature maximum equal 85 F. A windows-closed cab with adequate air conditioner and air filtering may be an important approach to consider.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    485 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10017
  • Authors:
    • Miller, J M
  • Publication Date: 1972-1-10

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 9 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00261242
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper 720264
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 22 1974 12:00AM