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ID (ISN) del documento29658
Número CIS 78-1491
ISBN(s) 0-11-883023-6
Año 1978
Número de serie
Título The construction industry - Health and safety 1976.
Información bibliográfica Health and Safety Executive, London. H.M. Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1 9NH, United Kingdom, 1978. 41p. Illus. 3 ref. Price: £0.90.
Resumen This report of the Chief Inspector, H.M. Factory Inspectorate, contains sections devoted to: historical perspectives; accidents in 1976 (fatal accidents fell from 181 in 1975 to 154 in 1976, a reduction of 15%, in all construction and civil engineering sectors, but decreased by only 2 - 119 (1975) to 117 (1976) - in building operations; total accidents increased slightly from 34,161 (1975) to 34,611 (1976); incidence rates by severity of injury (manufacturing and construction industries compared, period 1972-1976), are shown in tabular form. Other sections are devoted to: falls of persons or materials; ladders; working platforms, gangways, runs and scaffolding; roof work; excavations (recent history of accidents); tunnelling; transport; entry into confined spaces; diving and underwater working; electrical accidents; cranes, lifting appliances and other mechanical handling devices; role of industry and trade unions; accident prevention and training (of management, safety officers and workers). Appendices: addresses of local Health and Safety Executive offices for the construction industry; statistical tables for 1976 (reported accidents in construction processes by type of accident; fatal accidents in building operations and civil engineering, by type of accident; in-depth analysis of falls of persons, and of materials; electrical accidents).
Descriptores (primarios) Reino Unido; inspección de trabajo; construcciones y obras publicas
Descriptores (secundarios) incidencias peligrosas; formación en prevención; accidentes de trabajo; excavación; informe; tendencias estadísticas; trabajo en espacio confinado; sumersión; construcción de túneles y galerías; escaleras de mano; equipo de elevacion; pasamanos; descripción de los accidentes; casos mortales; accidentes eléctricos; papel de las organizaciones de trabajadores; nuevos contratados; historia; caídas de altura; manutencion
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Administración, legislación, inspección
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Labour inspection
Construction industry and civil engineering