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Document ID (ISN)45880
CIS number 86-847
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Title Course for safety supervisors
Original title Curso de supervisores de segurança do trabalho [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Fundacentro, Fundação Jorge Duprat Figueiredo de Segurança e Medicina do Trabalho, C.P. 11484, CEP 05499 Sã0 Paulo, SP, Brazil, 1984, 3 vol; 1021p. Illus. Bibl.
Abstract This manual for a course on OSH, written for the instruction of Brazilian safety offices, is an update of the manual abstracted as CIS 84-1157. Aspects covered: Introduction to OSH; standardisation and legislation; introduction to mechanical drawing; basics of occupational safety (design and layout of plants, colours and safety signs, transportation, storage, materials handling, laboratory safety, hand and electric tools, machine guarding, engines, pressure vessels, welding and cutting, electricity, construction, commuting accidents, home safety, rural safety, personal protection); occupational diseases (physical, chemical and biological agents); occupational hygiene (physical and chemical hazards); occupational psychology; ventilation; environnental hygiene; fire safety; statistical methods; OSH services in the enterprise; first aid.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; safety officers; training course
Descriptors (secondary) harmful physical agents; welding and cutting; safety colours; laboratories; safe layout; Brazil; occupational diseases; workplace design; electric motors; occupational pathology; toxicology; infectious diseases; electric tools; internal combustion engines; occupational psychology; pressure vessels; handling and storage; transport; diseases caused by physical agents; chemical products; hand tools; manuals; training manuals; statistics; electrical safety; ventilation; construction industry; first aid; personal protective equipment; pollution control; fire protection; fire prevention; hazard identification; commuting accidents; home accidents; plant safety services; plant health services; agriculture; legislation; developing countries; safety devices
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s)
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) OSH training
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