|Document ID (ISN)||101472|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Booklet INDG359
Health and Safety Executive
||Waste industry safety and health - Reducing the risk
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Nov. 2002. 23p. Illus.
||http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg359.pdf [in English]
||This booklet produced by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) with the help of the Waste Industry Safety and Health forum is aimed at supervisory staff and provides a checklist of standards to aim at. Contents: prevention of accidents due to vehicle movements (safe site, safe vehicle, safe way of working, safe worker, audible warning); sheeting (automatic sheeting systems, working platforms and gantry/harness systems); machinery guarding; prevention of slips and trips; hygiene measures (personal hygiene, avoiding causing dusts, air extraction, vaccination, medical examination); welfare facilities; manual handling; raising competence to reduce accidents (training programmes for managerial and supervisory staff and employees); personal protective equipment.
||occupational hygiene; refuse; United Kingdom; training material; waste disposal; plant safety and health organization; industrial waste
||safety devices; acoustic signalling; local exhaust; in-plant transport; scaffold platforms; manual handling; safety guides; personal protective equipment; falls on the level; safe working methods; vaccination; check lists; safety and health training; loading and unloading
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Waste collection and disposal