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Document ID (ISN)36128
CIS number 81-1456
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Bieliński T., Dzieciuchowicz J., Kaleta J., Knipfelberg A., Knyziak J., Kołosowski H., Matlakiewicz S., Płandowski J., Rosiak W., Rˇźycka M., Szelejak D., Szulc Z., Wałęga K., Wikiera S., Woźniak J.
Title Occupational safety and health in the chemical industry
Original title Bhp w przemyśle chemicznym [in Polish]
Bibliographic information Instytut wydawniczy CRZZ, Warszawa, Poland, 1980. 328p. 37 ref.
Abstract Collective work intended for management and supervisors in petrochemical plants and petroleum refineries. Contents: basic OSH legislation; employment of women and young persons; OSH organisation; accident prevention and fire precautions; basic information on ergonomics, physiology and industrial hygiene; radiation protection; safety colours and signals; toxic chemicals (mechanism of action, hygiene standards, carcinogens); operation of pressure vessels and systems, and of electrical installations; repair and maintenance of machinery and installations; work in workshops, on construction and assembly sites; handling and storage; safe work in laboratories; dangerous work; medical examination of workers; personal protection equipment; rescue and first aid.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; petrochemical industry; petroleum refining
Descriptors (secondary) radiation protection; plant safety and health organization; Poland; laboratory work; occupational physiology; toxic substances; dangerous work; pressure vessels and systems; ergonomics; manuals; electrical safety; personal protective equipment; fire protection; women; young persons; legislation; medical supervision; occupational safety
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry
Petrochemical industry
Chemical industry