|Document ID (ISN)||48262|
|Convention or series no.
||Manual of Practice 1
||Safety and health in wastewater systems
||Water Pollution Control Federation, 601 Wythe Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA, 1983. 106p. Illus. Bibl.
||This manual is intended for operators, managers and others responsible for employee safety and health. It describes industry practices and recent safety procedures applicable to the wastewater industry. Its loose-leaf format is intended to allow users to insert additional materials where appropriate and to customise the manual's contents to fit the conditions at a given wastewater facility. Contents: general considerations, safety and occupational health programmes, personal protective apparel and equipment, a guide for safe practices in treatment plant operations, a guide for safe practices in maintenance operations, a guide for safe practices in laboratory operations, a guide for safe practices in confined spaces and for the use of gases, toxic and hazardous materials in wastewater systems, emergency procedures. A glossary defines 29 terms.
||waste disposal; sewage treatment; safe working methods
||dangerous substances; work in confined spaces; safety programmes; personal protective equipment; manuals
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Waste collection and disposal