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Document ID (ISN)31904
CIS number 79-1467
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Godbey F.W., Hatch L.L.
Title Occupational safety and health program - Guidelines for colleges and universities.
Bibliographic information DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No.79-108, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA, Oct. 1978. 95p. Illus. 62 ref.
Abstract The basic principles for establishing and maintaining a programme for accident and illness prevention are discussed and illustrated for institutions with little or no occupational safety and health programmes. Background information is given and the legislative requirements are explained. Other details are: organisation and staffing (programme objectives, administrative support, functions of executive and other staff and consultants, funding); programme functions (inspection and corrective action procedures, written rules and regulations, training, recordkeeping and reporting requirements forms and examples, accident and illness investigation and reporting for data collection, programme monitoring and evaluation); sources of information (list of names and addresses of associations and organisations, use of private companies, clearinghouses, government agencies, selected bibliography); glossary.
Descriptors (primary) health programmes; safety programmes; educational institutions; USA
Descriptors (secondary) safety and health personnel; manuals; safety consultants; accident investigation; safety service records; notification of accidents and diseases; safety and health training; legislation; inspection; safety rules; plant safety and health organization; safety and health documentation; health service records
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Workplace health promotion
Teaching and educational institutions
Safety programmes