Guidelines for Exposure Prevention, Medical Surveillance and Evaluation of Workers with the Potential for Exposure to 2,4,6- Trinitrotoluene (TNT)

Guidelines for Exposure Prevention, Medical Surveillance and Evaluation of Workers with the Potential for Exposure to 2,4,6- Trinitrotoluene (TNT)

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This bulletin provides guidance and procedures to prevent occupational exposures of munitions workers to 2, 4, 6-Trinitrotoluene (TNT) and to identify and assess potential exposures of workers through medical evaluation and surveillance. It provides installation and medical staff specific guidance on- (1) Toxicity of TNT that includes identification of the potential adverse health outcomes associated with TNT exposure. (2) Medical surveillance that includes appropriate medical examinations (pre-placement, periodic, exposure, and termination), and identifies workers who have an increased risk for adverse health outcomes associated with TNT exposure. (3) Exposure prevention. b. This bulletin implements for TNT munitions workers the policies, procedures, and services prescribed by Army Regulation (AR) 40-5, Department of the Army Pamphlet (DA Pam) 40-11, and DA Pam 40-503 for the prevention and mitigation of occupational illness and injury, as part of the Army Occupational Health (OH) Program. c. The appropriate elements of exposure prevention and medical evaluation and surveillance specified in this bulletin, as determined by the local medical authority in coordination with the U.S. Army Materiel Command (USAMC) and U. S. Army Installation Management Command (USAIMCOM) surgeons, will be addressed in the language of the contracts for Government- Owned, Contractor-Operated (GOCO) and Contract-Owned, Contract-Operated (COCO) munitions operations. All changes in contracts should be reviewed by local contracting officers.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 2mm | 127g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1514770075
  • 9781514770078