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Document ID (ISN)100094
CIS number 02-1161
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2267-3
Year 2002
Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Commission
Title The printer's guide to health and safety
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., Mar. 2002. viii, 192p. lllus. 169 ref. Index. Price: GBP 12.50.
Abstract This publication consists of a reference guide for all occupational safety and health issues in the printing industry. It replaces an earlier edition analysed under CIS 98-527. Contents: managing safety and health; training; in-plant transport safety; health hazards; process safety; electrical hazards; fire and explosion hazards; maintenance. Appendices include a glossary of safeguarding terms, a sample risk assessment form; plan showing of the layout of a typical printing shop, highlighting the hazards to be assessed in each area.
Descriptors (primary) printing industry; training material; plant safety and health organization; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) radiation protection; safety guides; fire hazards; harmful substances; machinery; in-plant transport; explosion hazards; storage; manual handling; training manuals; safety and health engineering; electrical safety; noise control; exhaust ventilation; hazard evaluation; emergency services; preventive maintenance; personal protective equipment; fire protection; health hazards; mechanical hazards; legislation; medical supervision; glossary; safety training in industry; role of management; safety devices
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Paper-making and printing
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Printing, photography and photocopying industry
OSH training