|Document ID (ISN)||103235|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Chemical warehousing - The storage of packaged dangerous substances
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 3rd ed., Jan. 2003. v, 62p. Illus. 112 ref. Price: GBP 9.50.
||This booklet provides guidance on the hazards associated with the storage of packaged dangerous substances and is aimed at persons directly responsible for the safe storage. Contents: objectives; introduction; hazards; safety precautions; fire precautions and emergency procedures; legal requirements. It consists of a revised edition of the booklet analysed under CIS 98-1434, with references to current legislation.
||dangerous substances; United Kingdom; warehousing; fire protection; explosion protection
||segregation; safety guides; safe layout; explosive substances; flammable substances; sources of ignition; caustic substances; toxic substances; storage; hazard evaluation; emergency organization; explosion prevention; containment of spills; fire prevention; plant and process modifications; legislation; replaced; classification; glossary; permits-to-work; information of personnel; fire fighting
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Materials handling and storage
|Broad subject area(s)
||Storage and warehousing