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Document ID (ISN)50910
CIS number 88-1840
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Bird F.E.
Title Management guide to loss control
Original title Le guide du contr˘le des pertes Ó l'intention de la direction [in French]
Bibliographic information Industrial Accident Prevention Association, Ontario, 2 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3N8, Canada, 1984. 243p. + course instruction and examination kit. Illus. 48 ref. Also available in French.
Abstract Management training guide to loss control. Contents: history and philosophy; causes and effects of downgrading incidents (incidents that decrease the efficiency of a business); incident investigation; planned inspections; proper job analysis and procedures; planned job observation; group communications; personal communications; job pride development (sickness, physical or mental handicap, fatigue, drug taking, alcoholism); environmental health in industry (air pollutants or contaminants, skin irritants, noise, extreme temperatures, illumination, radiation, ventilation); fire loss control; incident recall techniques; family protection.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; responsibilities of employers; training course; role of management; safety programmes; accidents and productivity; total loss control
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; extreme temperatures; drug dependence; noise; non-ionizing radiation; lasers; alcoholism; skin allergies; training manuals; ventilation; fire protection; fire prevention; work design; atmospheric pollution; accident investigation; causes of accidents; handicapped workers; mentally handicapped workers; inspection; lighting
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Safety programmes
Economic aspects
OSH training