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Title:
Accident prevention manual for business & industry : administration & programs
Author:
Hagan, Philip (Philip E.)
Edition:
Twelfth edition.
Publication Information:
Itasca, Ill. : National Safety Council, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
x, 836 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780879122126
Format :
Book

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Summary

New edition of a standard reference revised every four to six years since 1946 (the previous edition was 1997). Intended for both novices and seasoned safety professionals, as well as managers, educators, and professionals in the fields of risk management, loss control, human resources, and engineering, who must formulate safety program goals and objectives. After introductory material, coverage is in sections on loss control information and analysis; safety/ health/ environment program organization, and program implementation and maintenance. The appendices provide sources of help, a bibliography, and answers to review questions. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)


Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
New and Revised Material
Definitions of Terms
Acknowledgments
Contributors
Part 1 Introduction to Safety and Healthp. 1
1. Historical Perspectivesp. 3
2. The Safety Professionalp. 29
3. Safety Culturep. 39
4. Regulatory Historyp. 45
Part 2 Loss Control Information and Analysisp. 97
5. Loss Control Programsp. 99
6. Safety, Health, and Environmental Auditingp. 135
7. Workers' Compensationp. 149
8. Identifying Hazardsp. 165
9. Incident Investigation, Analysis, and Costsp. 219
10. Injury and Illness Record Keeping and Incidence Ratesp. 243
11. Computers and Information Managementp. 275
Part 3 Safety/Health/Environment Program Organizationp. 303
12. Occupational Health Programsp. 305
13. Industrial Hygiene Programp. 327
14. Environmental Managementp. 339
15. Indoor Air Qualityp. 361
16. Ergonomics Programp. 389
17. Employee Assistance Programsp. 419
18. Emergency Preparednessp. 435
19. Workplace Violencep. 467
20. Product Safety Managementp. 491
21. Retail/Service/Warehouse Facilitiesp. 509
22. Transportation Safety Programsp. 527
23. Office Safetyp. 555
24. Laboratory Safetyp. 575
25. Contractor and Nonemployee Safetyp. 605
26. Process Safety Managementp. 631
Part 4 Program Implementation and Maintenancep. 651
27. Motivationp. 653
28. Safety and Health Trainingp. 679
29. Mediap. 697
30. Safety Awareness Programsp. 729
Appendix 1 Sources of Helpp. 766
Appendix 2 Bibliographyp. 794
Appendix 3 Answers to Review Questionsp. 799
Indexp. 819

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