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Document ID (ISN)43021
CIS number 84-2052
ISSN - Serial title 0029-7909 - Occupational Hazards
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lancianese F.W.
Title Computer-based safety training in action
Bibliographic information Sep. 1983, Vol.45, No.9, p.54-57. Illus.
Abstract A computer-aided instruction programmme which is used to train operators, mechanics and fuel handlers working in electric power plants in safe work practices is described. The course covers routine maintenance and work orders, personal protection and electrical hazards and is supported by safety meetings. Lost-time accidents and recordable injuries sustained by power plant workers trained in this programme decreased 80% in one year.
Descriptors (primary) safety training in industry; electric power generation
Descriptors (secondary) electricity; safe working methods; personal protective equipment; computers
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s)
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Power generation and distribution
OSH training