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ID (ISN) del documento53352
Número CIS 90-256
Año 1989
Número de serie
Autor(es)
Ministry of Labour, Government of India
Título Retrospective investigation of fatal hydrogen sulfide poisoning inside the waste sump of ordnance equipment factory, Phoolbagh, Kanpur
Información bibliográfica Regional Labour Institute, Sarvodaya nagar, Kanpur, India, 1989. 22p.
Resumen Description of an accident that occurred in the tanning department of an ordnance factory causing five deaths. The investigation reveals that practical safety measures had not been taken. The report lists all statutory violations which had led to the accident, such as absence of monitoring of toxic gases at the workplace, absence of an on-site emergency plan, etc. Recommendations are made for the specific measures which should have been taken and which should be applied in the future.
Descriptores (primarios) India; sulfuro de hidrógeno; curtiduría; encuestas después de los accidentes; trabajo en espacio confinado
Descriptores (secundarios) envenenamiento; paises en desarrollo; primeros auxilios
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Sustancias tóxicas y peligrosas
Broad subject area(s) Riesgos químicos
Navegación por categoria(s) Accident investigation
Confined spaces
Inorganic sulfur compounds
Footwear, leather and fur industry
Inorganic substances