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Document ID (ISN)34795
CIS number 81-259
Year 1979
Convention or series no. OSHA 2209
Title OSHA handbook for small businesses.
Bibliographic information Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, D.C. 20210, USA, 1979. 51p.
Abstract This booklet is intended to assist small business employers to meet the legal requirements of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Act, 1970. It is not a legal interpretation of the Act. It contains a 7-point workplace programme (management leadership; assignment of responsibility; identification and control of hazards; employee and supervisor training; safety and health recordkeeping; first-aid and medical assistance; employee awareness, acceptance and participation. Model self-inspection check lists, and sources of assistance in problem solving are provided.
Descriptors (primary) health programmes; safety programmes; small enterprises
Descriptors (secondary) plant safety and health organization
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Workplace health promotion
Safety programmes
Small and medium-sized enterprises