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Health and safety guide for storage battery manufacturers.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 77-190, 1977 Jul; :1-116
Guide intended to assist in providing a safe and healthful work place in the lead-acid and alkaline storage battery industry by describing both safe practices and some of the more frequently encountered violations of the safety and health standards. The main topics covered include: health and safety guidelines; frequently violated regulations; occupational health and environmental control; hazardous materials; personal protective equipment; sanitation, medical and first aid; plant equipment; materials handling and storage; machinery and machine guarding; hand and portable powered tools; welding, cutting and brazing; electrical code.
Industrial-hugiene; Safety-measures; Accident-prevention; Medical-care; Preventive-medicine; Storage-battery-industry; Industrial-health-programs; Air-quality-control; Safety-equipment; Electrical-hazards; Emergency-care; Fire-prevention; Air-contaminants; Work-practices
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 77-190
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division