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Document ID (ISN)28436
CIS number 78-227
Year 1976
Convention or series no.
Title Guidelines for risk evaluation and loss prevention in chemical plants.
Bibliographic information Manufacturing Chemists Association, 1825 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. Washington D.C. 20009, USA, 1976. 21p. Illus. 46 ref.
Abstract Methods are outlined for programmes to increase safety by application of accident, fire and explosion prevention principles. The purpose and factors involved in risk evaluation are given; loss estimation procedures and a worksheet are shown. The reasons for and kind and organisation of loss prevention reviews are described. Loss prevention check lists are included.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; USA; safety planning; hazard evaluation; total loss control
Descriptors (secondary) explosion prevention; fire prevention; check lists; directive; safety programmes
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Chemical industry
Safety programmes