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Document ID (ISN)58053
CIS number 92-809
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Title WCB blasters' handbook
Bibliographic information Workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia, 6951 Westminster Highway, Richmond, British Columbia V7C 1C6, Canada, 1990. 237p. Illus.
Abstract Intended as a study guide for persons who wish to be examined for a Workers' Compensation Board blasting certificate, this manual also serves as a source of reference for those already working in industry. Chapters cover topics such as: theory and classification of explosives; initiating devices and accessories; priming the charge; disposal of explosive materials; legal responsibilities; handling, transportation and storage of explosive materials; control of the blasting area; and initiation systems. Glossary.
Descriptors (primary) explosives; Canada; training material; shotfiring and blasting; blasting methods; British Columbia
Descriptors (secondary) disposal of harmful waste; handling and storage; initiation of explosions; criminal liability; restricted areas; safe working methods; glossary; training manuals
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Criminal liability in OSH
OSH training