Accession Number:

ADA301518

Title:

Woodbridge Research Facility Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study. Health and Safety Plan

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ICF KAISER ENGINEERS INC ABINGDON MD

Report Date:

1995-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

100.0

Abstract:

The requirements set forth in 29 CFR 1910.120f, shall be met for all employees performing or supervising hazardous waste operations. Medical exams shall be conducted as soon as possible upon notification by an employee that heshe has developed signs or symptoms indicating possible health hazards or overexposure to hazardous substances. Subcontractor personnel shall provide documentation of current status of participation in a medical surveillance program as required by 29 CFR 1910.120f. Subcontractors unable to provide such documentation shall have successfully completed a medical examination as described in the above referenced OSHA standard prior to beginning work in a contaminated zone. Specific protocols for medical examinations are designed by an occupational physician. Common components include a medical history and physical examination b dipstick urinalysis, vision screen and vital signs c spirometry d audiometry e blood chemistry complete blood count, liver function, kidney function, lipid metabolism, carbohydrate metabolism f resting EkG with approval g chest radiograph PA. No project-specific medical examinations, or biological monitoring is required for this project.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Radiobiology
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE