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Evaluation and Control of Workplace Accident Potential Student Manual.
NIOSH 1978 Jan:135 pages
A student manual for the study of the principles of hazard control management, hazard identification and assessment, techniques and strategies for control of undesired energy release, monitoring and inspecting, and the evaluation of safety programs is presented. The manual is intended for use as part of a five day training program for professional occupational safety and health workers. The author concludes that upon completion of this program, the trainee should be able to identify the major components of an occupational safety program, identify and assess system safety hazards, perform a job hazard analysis, identify and select appropriate techniques for controlling undesired energy release, conduct a safety inspection and accident investigation, evaluate the success of the accident control program, describe the principles of hazard control management, and design and conduct a monitoring and compliance system.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-76-0141; Safety-programs; Safety-education; Accident-prevention; Education;
NTIS Accession No.
Division of Training and Manpower Development, NIOSH, 135 pages, 55 references
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division