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Introduction to health and safety at work : the handbook for the NEBOSH National General Certificate

Author: Phil Hughes; Ed Ferrett
Publisher: Oxford : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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Learn more about health and safety with this NEBOSH-endorsed textbook, written and designed specifically to help you pass your course. Matched to the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Practice NEBOSH questions and sample answers based on recent examinations at the end of each chapter allow you to test your knowledge and increase your understanding All relevant legislation is  Read more...
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Introduction to Health and Safety at Work.
Butterworth-Heinemann 2011
(OCoLC)701013950
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Phil Hughes; Ed Ferrett
ISBN: 9780080970707 0080970702 9780080970714 0080970710
OCLC Number: 741366522
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 608 pages) : color illustrations
Contents: Introduction to Health and Safety at Work --
Preface to the fifth edition --
About the authors --
How to use this book and what it covers --
List of principal abbreviations --
1. --
Health and safety foundations --
2. --
Health and safety management systems --
Policy --
3. --
Health and safety management systems 2 --
Organizing --
4. --
Health and safety management systems 3 --
Planning --
5. --
Health and safety management systems 4 --
Measuring, audit and review --
6. --
Workplace hazards and risk control --
7. --
Transport hazards and risk control --
8. --
Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control --
9. --
Work equipment hazards and risk control --
10. --
Electrical safety --
11. --
Fire safety --
12. --
Chemical and biological health hazards and risk control --
13. --
Physical and psychological health hazards and risk control --
14. --
Construction, environmental and international aspects of health and safety --
15. --
Summary of the main legal requirements --
16. --
Study skills --
17. --
Specimen answers to NEBOSH examinations --
18. --
Sources of information and guidanceIndex.
Responsibility: Phil Hughes, Ed Ferrett.

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