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Document ID (ISN)61885
CIS number 94-503
ISBN(s) 0-7176-0649-X
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Liquefied petroleum gas storage and use. An open learning course
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk C010 6FS, United Kingdom, 1993. 144p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: GBP 14.50.
Abstract This training package describes the important properties of LPG as they affect safety at work and the precautions needed to ensure its safe use. Contents: properties, uses and hazards of LPG; guidelines for inspection of LPG installations; LPG at fixed installations and a metered estates; LPG cylinder storage; LPG applications; relevant Regulations. Test questions (with answers) are provided at the end of each section.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire hazards; training material; explosion hazards; storage; liquefied petroleum gas
Descriptors (secondary) safe layout; gas storage tanks; sources of ignition; inspection; transport of materials; training manuals; choice of location; gas cylinders
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Storage and warehousing
Explosions
Fires
OSH training