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Document ID (ISN)32470
CIS number 79-2059
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Godbey F.W.
Title Occupational safety and health in vocational education - A guide for administrators, faculty and staff.
Bibliographic information DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No.79-138, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA, Feb. 1979. 182p. Illus. 28 ref.
Abstract The basic principles for establishing and maintaining a programme for accident and disease prevention are discussed and illustrated for educational institutions engaged in vocational training with little or no safety and health programmes. Background information is given and legislative requirements are explained. Other subjects dealt with are: technical-regulatory guidelines (walking and working surfaces; ladders; stairs; guardrails; scaffolds and safety devices; exits and markings; exposure to noise, harmful substances and agents, hazardous materials (flammable and combustible liquids); spray painting; personal protective equipment; medical care and first aid; fire protection; materials handling and storage; machinery guarding; hand and portable powered tools; welding and cutting; electrical safety); self-evaluation checklist; information sources.
Descriptors (primary) USA; safety training in schools; educational institutions; vocational training
Descriptors (secondary) safety devices; woodworking machines; flammable substances; harmful substances; paint spraying; scaffolds; plant safety and health organization; manuals; electrical safety; personal protective equipment; legislation; welding and cutting; check lists; railings
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Teaching and educational institutions
OSH training