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Document ID (ISN)40972
CIS number 83-2069
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) De Cicco F., Fantazzini M.L.
Title Introduction to system safety engineering
Original title Introdução à engenharia de segurança de sistemas [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Fundacentro, Al. Barão de Limeira, 539 - CEP 01202, São Paulo (SP), Brazil, Caixa Postal 30291, 1979. 113p. Illus. 38 ref.
Abstract This textbook treatment of accident prevention includes: the history of prevention as a science; definitions; a description of the system safety programme; mathematical fundamentals; the workplace as a system and as a set of subsystems; risk analysis; techniques of analysis (including failure analysis); loss control.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; safety programmes; accident research; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) mathematical analysis; total loss control
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Safety programmes
Accident research