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Document ID (ISN)106479
CIS number 07-253
ISBN(s) 972-0-01223-4
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Miguel A.S.S.R.
Title Manual of occupational health and safety
Original title Manual de higiene e segurança do trabalho [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Porto Editora, Rua da Restauração 365, 4099-023 Porto, Portugal, 8th ed. 2005. 534p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Advanced-level textbook on OSH. Contents: ethical, social, legal and economic aspects of occupational safety; detailed discussion of the legal situation in Portugal; risk analysis; administration and organization of risk prevention in Portugal; personal protective equipment; fire prevention and protection; electric hazards; handling and storage; chemical substances (including a discussion of exposure limits); noise; vibration; the thermal environment; ionizing and non-ionizing radiation; lighting; organization and layout of workplaces. In annex: safety symbols; list of principal national legislation and standards; classification of dangerous substances; model of a material safety data sheet. Replaces CIS 95-2002.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; training material; Portugal
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; safety and health organization; lighting; noise; vibration; electricity; non-ionizing radiation; handling and storage; ergonomics; manuals; training manuals; safety analysis; limitation of exposure; economic aspects; hazard evaluation; personal protective equipment; fire protection; fire prevention; chemical hazards; danger symbols; legislation; thermal environment; social aspects; comment on law; dangerous substances
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvincePortugal
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Ethical issues
OSH training