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Document ID (ISN)57234
CIS number 92-71
ISBN(s) 0-442-31900-2
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Boylston R.
Title Managing safety and health programs
Bibliographic information Routledge, Chapman and Hall Ltd., Cheriton House, (Dept. C), North Way, Andover, Hampshire SP10 5BE, United Kingdom, 1990. viii, 264p. Illus. Index. Price: GBP 29.00.
Abstract The introductory chapters of this textbook cover the basics of managing safety and health programmes and the establishment and activities of the safety and health committee. These are followed by chapters on the formation and responsibilities of task groups involved in: safety activities; rules and procedures; education and training; inspection and audits; health and the environment; fire and emergency; housekeeping; accident investigation. A final chapter looks at staff safety and health responsibilities. Appendices include a series of sample forms and addresses of organisations offering advice and information.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; health programmes; training material; plant safety and health organization; safety and health committees; safety programmes
Descriptors (secondary) training manuals; emergency organization; housekeeping; accident investigation; safety and health training; role of management; safety rules; safety checks; responsibilities of employees; inspection
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Workplace health promotion
Safety programmes
OSH training