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ID (ISN) del documento29483
Número CIS 78-1191
ISBN(s) 0-11-883022-8
Año 1978
Número de serie
Autor(es)
Health and Safety Executive, London.
Título Health and safety - Manufacturing and service industries 1976.
Información bibliográfica H.M. Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1 9NH, United Kingdom, 1978. 80p. Illus. Price: £2.50.
Resumen The total number of accidents reported in 1976 in all industries covered by the Factories Act was 241,685, with 382 fatalities, a significant reduction compared with the 1975 figures (427). Fatal and severe accident rates are shown. Sections of the report are devoted to: impact of safety policies and their implementation; trade union involvement in safety and health at work; management training and management involvement; occupations which received no protection under previous health and safey legislation; launderettes (hazards, new legal responsibilities, etc.); carcinogens, toxic metals, arsine, chlorine, isocyanates, asbestos, cotton and allied fibres, silica, other dusts, noise, vibration, etc.; foundries; LPGs, flammable liquids, solids and dusts, boiler explosions, pressurised systems, etc.; mechanical and electrical hazards; hoists and lifts, fork lift trucks, cranes, straddle carriers, working platforms, storage racking, etc. Reports of the Railway Inspectorate and HM Explosives Inspectorate are appended.
Descriptores (primarios) explosivos; inspección de trabajo; transporte por ferrocarril; Reino Unido
Descriptores (secundarios) manutencion; papel de la dirección; substancias peligrosas; substancias cancerígenas; lavanderías; informe; substancias tóxicas; polvos respirables; equipos peligrosos; equipo de elevacion; estadísticas; accidentes eléctricos; papel de los poderes públicos; papel de las organizaciones de trabajadores; legislación; reglamento de proteccion de las maquinas; fundiciones; accidentes de trabajo
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Administración, legislación, inspección
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Labour inspection
Rail transportation