Physical Agents Under Study (TLV®-PA)

Note: All substances and issues listed below are as of January 1, 2018, unless otherwise indicated.

  1. Acoustic
    • Audible sound
    • Infrasound and Low-frequency sound
  2. Optical Radiation
    • Lasers
    • Light and Near-infrared radiation
    • Ultraviolet radiation
  3. Ergonomics
    • Lifting
    • Hand–arm vibration
    • Whole-body vibration
    • Whole-body vibration (including multiple shock and low-frequency sound)
  4. Thermal Stress
    • Cold stress
    • Heat stress and strain

Other Issues Under Study

  1. Generalized fatigue and work schedules
  2. Hypobaric pressure
  3. Introduction to the Physical Agents Documentation
  4. Personal physiologic monitoring
  5. Sensory induced motion sickness