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Document ID (ISN)59803
CIS number 93-425
Year 1991
Convention or series no. OHS-232
Title Refrigerant safety in ice recreation facilities
Bibliographic information Alberta Occupational Health and Safety, 5th Floor, 4920 - 51 Street, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 5Y5, Canada, 1991. 20p. Illus.
Abstract Guidelines for handling ammonia/fluorocarbon refrigerants in public recreation facilities are detailed in this training brochure. Topics covered: general information about types of refrigerants; facility owner's responsibilities; emergency procedures; safety equipment requirements; first aid; maintenance procedures; basic preventive maintenance; design considerations.
Descriptors (primary) refrigerants; Canada; fluorinated hydrocarbons; training material; sports facilities; sports and recreation; ammonia
Descriptors (secondary) refrigerating equipment; responsibilities of employers; Alberta; training manuals; safety by design; first aid; personal protective equipment; safe working methods; safety guides; preventive maintenance
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Entertainment services and sports
OSH training
Halogenated hydrocarbons
Physical fitness programmes