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Document ID (ISN)21143
CIS number 74-1156
Year 1973
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational safety and health manual for the petrochemical and petroleum processing industries
Original title Spravočnik po ohrane truda i tehnike bezopasnosti v neftepererabatyvajuščej i neftehimičeskoj promyšlennosti [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo "Himija", ul. Stromynka 23, 107076 Moskva B-76, USSR, 1973. 2 vol., 454 and 439p. Price: Rbl.2.17 and 2.08.
Abstract Compendium of texts of USSR regulations and standards. Contents; safety engineering (legal basis; occupational safety and health organisation; labour inspection; protection against fire and explosions; safety at the design and construction stages of petrochemical plants, and commencement of production; pressure apparatus; safety training of workers; notification and analysis of occupational accidents, cases of poisoning and diseases); occupational safety and health (industrial hygiene; threshold limits; medical surveillance of exposed workers; protective garments and personal protective equipment; hours of work and rest breaks; regulations concerning the employment of women and young persons; physical culture; protection against toxic gases, and rescue services).
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; petrochemical industry; petroleum refining; USSR
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; safety by design; toxic gases; pressure vessels; chemical plant; hours of work; workbreaks; manuals; rescue organization; explosion protection; personal protective equipment; fire protection; women; accident investigation; notification of accidents and diseases; young persons; sports and recreation; labour inspection; medical supervision; law; standard; plant safety and health organization; safety and health training; national organization
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUSSR
Subject(s) Compendia of laws and derivative regulations
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Physical fitness programmes
Petrochemical industry
Chemical industry
Petroleum and natural gas industry