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Document ID (ISN)31484
CIS number 79-1149
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Title Health and safety guide for oil and gas well drilling and servicing.
Bibliographic information DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No.78-190, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA, Sep. 1978. 62p. Illus.
Abstract Safe practices are described to encourage compliance with U.S. regulations. Contents: health and safety programmes; employee training; machine guarding; environmental control; hazards in the industry; frequently violated regulations (walking and working surfaces, exits and exit markings, toxic substances, noise, hazardous materials, personal protective equipment, medical and first aid, fire protection, compressed air equipment, materials handling and storage, machinery and machine guarding, hand and portable powered tools, welding and cutting, electrical safety); record keeping; check lists; information sources.
Descriptors (primary) USA; drilling rigs and derricks; petroleum and natural gas industry
Descriptors (secondary) safety devices; safety training in industry; welfare facilities; flammable substances; indoor communication ways; harmful substances; ladders; noise control; hazard evaluation; first aid; emergency exits; personal protective equipment; fire protection; safety programmes; directive; health programmes
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry