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Document ID (ISN)24511
CIS number 76-544
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Carmo A., Lopes M.E., Bidarra A., Correira M.
Title Prevention of occupational accidents and diseases in the graphic industry
Original title Prevenção de acidentes de trabalho e doenças profissionais na indústria gráfica [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Imprensa Nacional de Angola, Luanda, Angola, 1975. 390p. Illus. 176 ref.
Abstract Profusely illustrated manual intended for the use of safety officers in the printing industry. Contents: Part 1: occupational accidents (statistics, causes, Portuguese legislation); work environment; personal protection; guarding of machines and tools; electrical hazards; occupational diseases (poisoning, allergy, dermatitis, etc.) and role of the plant physician; fire protection; materials handling; safety committees; occupational hygiene; physical and nervous fatigue. Part 2: training of safety personnel (organisation of training courses, exercises, communication techniques, audio-visual methods, aptitudes required of safety personnel, formation of safety teams). Training material, model time-tables, and test questions are appended.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; safety training in industry; printing industry
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; safety and health committees; fire fighting; safety devices; occupational diseases; Angola; electricity; fatigue; conditions of work; training manuals; personal protective equipment; fire prevention; microclimate; safety officers; occupational accidents
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Paper-making and printing
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Printing, photography and photocopying industry
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