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Document ID (ISN)29463
CIS number 78-1139
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Health and safety guide for construction and related machinery manufacturers.
Bibliographic information DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No.78-103, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA, Aug. 1977. 98p. Illus.
Abstract Illustrated by humorous drawings and instructive sketches, this booklet describes safe practices, encouraging compliance with U.S. health and safety regulations. Chief contents: health and safety programme; general information on manufacturers of this type of machinery; occupational health and environmental control; frequently violated regulations (walking and working surfaces; exits and exit markings; carbon monoxide; caustics, solvents and other chemicals, welding and other hot work operations; fire protection; ventilation; noise); hazardous materials; spray painting; personal protective equipment; sanitation; medical and first aid; compressed air equipment; materials handling and storage; machinery and machine guarding; hand and portable powered tools; welding, cutting, and brazing; the National Electrical Code; recordkeeping, etc.; checklist, and information sources.
Descriptors (primary) machinery industry; metalworking industry; USA
Descriptors (secondary) power-driven hand tools; plant safety and health organization; safety devices; welfare facilities; indoor communication ways; harmful substances; machinery; paint spraying; compressed air; ladders; hand tools; railings; electrical safety; noise control; ventilation; first aid; emergency exits; personal protective equipment; fire protection; safety service records; directive; welding and cutting; check lists; materials handling
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Metalworking industry