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Document ID (ISN)69984
CIS number 97-1482
ISBN(s) 0-7176-1332-1
Year 1997
Convention or series no. HSG 168
Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
Title Fire safety in construction work
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1997. viii, 48p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: GBP 8.95.
Abstract Training guide and manual on fire prevention and fire fighting in relation to construction work in the United Kingdom. Main topics covered: prevention of fires; reduction of ignition sources; general fire precautions; emergency procedures; fire safety in temporary accommodation units and sleeping accommodation. In appendices: enforcement authorities; scope of the Fire Certificates (Special Premises) Regulations 1976; responsibilities for fire safety on a construction site.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; construction sites; training material; fire protection; fire prevention; construction industry
Descriptors (secondary) training manuals; accommodation; safety guides; replaced; responsibilities; legislation
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Construction industry and civil engineering