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              Solar Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure of Outdoor Workers
                 

              Solar Ultraviolet Radiation Exposure of Outdoor Workers (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hammond, Vanessa

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              Exposure to solar ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is an occupational health and safety issue for outdoor occupations, since excessive exposure is associated with negative health outcomes, including eye conditions, and skin cancers.In this study, electronic dosimeters were used to rec...ord time-stamped UVR exposure of a convenience sample of 77 workers from three occupations: building, horticulture, and roading, selected from listings in Central Otago yellow pages directories. Workers kept a diary record of concurrent sun-protective practices and completed a questionnaire on sun-related knowledge, attitudes towards suntans, and perceptions of workplace socio-cultural environment. The two outcomes were UVR exposure and sun-protective practices.Using the Haddon Matrix and Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion to structure and guide the research, variables potentially associated with the outcomes were considered from the host (worker) and the socio-cultural environment (workplace) domains. Host factors included (1) sun and skin cancer related knowledge, (2) attitudes towards suntans, and (3) perceived risk of skin cancer..
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              ISBN 9783845406428
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2011
              Publisher Lap Lambert
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              Mountains to Sea: Solving New Zealand's Freshwater Crisis: 2018
               

              Mountains to Sea: Solving New Zealand's Freshwater Crisis: 2018 (Paperback)

              Introduction by Joy, Mike; Contributions by Ngata, Tina; Kim, Nick; Hammond, Vanessa

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              Leading ecologist Mike Joy teams up with thinkers from all walks of life to consider how we can solve New Zealand's freshwater crisis.

              ISBN 9781988545431
              Published NZ 8 Nov 2018
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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              Series BWB Texts
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