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Document ID (ISN)76862
CIS number 01-693
ISBN(s) 0-87912-213-7
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Hagan P.E., Montgomery J.F., O'Reilly J.T.
Title Accident prevention manual for business and industry - Engineering and technology
Bibliographic information National Safety Council, 1121 Spring Lake Drive, Itasca IL 60143-3201, USA, 12th ed., 2001. x, 877p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: USD 99.95 (members), USD 119.95 (non-members).
Abstract Second part of a series of textbooks on safety management in enterprises (for parts 1, 3 and 4, see CIS 01-692, CIS 00-396 and CIS 01-728). It covers: facilities (designing for safety, building and facility layout, construction and maintenance of facilities, boilers and unfired pressure vessels); workplace exposures and protection (safeguarding, personal protective equipment, industrial sanitation and personnel facilities, occupational medical surveillance, electrical safety, fire protection, flammable and combustible liquids, workers with disabilities); materials handling (materials handling and storage, hoisting and conveying equipment, ropes and chains, slings, powered industrial trucks, haulage and off-road equipment); production operators (hand and portable power tools, woodworking machinery, welding and cutting, metalworking machinery, cold forming and hot working of metals, automated lines and systems). Extensive reference tables and review questions with answers. Glossary. Last edition (9th) analysed: CIS 89-1841.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; safety engineering; safety by design; training material; USA
Descriptors (secondary) power-driven hand tools; safety guides; combustible liquids; safety devices; flammable liquids; safe layout; woodworking machines; automation; electricity; pressure vessels; industrial trucks; manuals; training manuals; personal protective equipment; fire protection; fire prevention; handicapped workers; sanitary facilities; glossary; materials handling
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) OSH training