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Document ID (ISN)75849
CIS number 00-1711
ISBN(s) 0-340-67786-4
Year 1998
Convention or series no.
Author(s) King R., Hirst R.
Title King's Safety in the process industries
Bibliographic information Arnold, Hodder Headline Group, 38 Euston Road, London, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., 1998. xii, 661p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index.
Abstract Topics: chemical hazards; chemical industry; containment of spills; containment; corrosion; dioxins; electricity; emergency organization; equipment layout; explosion hazards; explosives; fire hazards; flammable substances; fuels; harmful substances; hazard criteria; hazard evaluation; hazard identification; history; hydrocarbons; ILO; inspection; legal aspects; legislation; maintenance; major hazards; manuals; mechanical hazards; occupational safety; offshore oil extraction; personal protective equipment; pressure limiting devices; process engineering; role of management; role of supervisory staff; safety analysis; safety by design; safety training in industry; transfer of technology; United Kingdom.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; fire hazards; offshore oil extraction; major hazards; chemical hazards; explosion hazards
Descriptors (secondary) occupational safety; safety by design; hazard criteria; corrosion; United Kingdom; legal aspects; transfer of technology; ILO; hydrocarbons; electricity; dioxins; flammable substances; equipment layout; harmful substances; fuels; process engineering; maintenance; manuals; safety analysis; pressure limiting devices; containment; hazard evaluation; emergency organization; personal protective equipment; containment of spills; hazard identification; mechanical hazards; legislation; inspection; history; safety training in industry; role of management; role of supervisory staff; explosives
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry
Chemical industry
Major hazards
Transfer of technology