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Document ID (ISN)33974
CIS number 80-1491
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health and Safety Commission.
Title Advisory Committee on Major Hazards - Second Report.
Bibliographic information HM Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1 9NH, United Kingdom, 1979. 68p. 30 ref. Price: ú2.00.
Abstract The committee was appointed to identify installations which present a major hazard to workers or the public and to advise on measures of control. Discussed are: historical information on major hazards, including explosions, notifiable inventories and proposed regulations; siting and structures of control building and protection of workers; planning; legal controls and a possible licensing scheme; research and future work.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; safety planning; explosions; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) report; comment on law; disasters
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Administration, legislation
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Explosions
Chemical industry
Safety programmes