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Document ID (ISN)65522
CIS number 95-2025
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Reyes Soto M.
Title Prevention of hazards encountered in the collection of solid waste
Original title Prevención de riesgos en el proceso de recolección de residuos sólidos [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Asociación Chilena de Seguridad, Casilla 14565, Correo Central, Santiago de Chile, Chile, 1993. 48p. Illus.
Abstract Contents of this training guide: description of the process of waste collection and disposal; statistical analysis of occupational accidents in waste collecting enterprises; hazard control (waste collection from homes and the street, waste transportation, final disposal of waste, personal protection, vehicle maintenance, hygienic conditions); programme of accident hazard prevention; list of responsibilities for hazard control. Glossary. In annex: special legal provisions for waste collection and removal.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; refuse collection; training material; waste disposal; Chile
Descriptors (secondary) garbage processing; training manuals; safety guides; legislation; glossary; statistics
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceChile
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal
OSH training