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ERIC Number: ED014574
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Pages: 41
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Reference Count: 0
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PLANNING FOR SAFETY ON THE JOBSITE. SAFETY IN INDUSTRY--CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY SERIES.
OTTO, FRANCIS L.; VAN ATTA, F.A.
WORK INJURIES AND THEIR MONETARY LOSSES IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY CAN BE EFFECTIVELY PREVENTED ONLY THROUGH AN AGGRESSIVE AND WELL-PLANNED SAFETY EFFORT. THIS BULLETIN DISCUSSES THE "HOW" OF PLANNING FOR SAFETY ON THE JOBSITE. IT WAS PREPARED IN THE DIVISION OF PROGRAMING AND RESEARCH, OFFICE OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY. CONTENTS INCLUDE (1) THE ADMINISTRATION AND SUPERVISION OF A SAFETY PROGRAM, (2) LAWS, CODES, AND STANDARDS, (3) SAFETY PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT, (4) PERSONNEL SELECTION, PLACEMENT, AND TRAINING, (5) STANDARD SAFE WORK PROCEDURES, (6) LOCATION OF MEN, MATERIALS, AND EQUIPMENT, (7) MOVEMENT OF SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT, (8) STORAGE AND PERSONNEL FACILITIES, (9) WORK AREAS AND SURFACES, (10) MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT AND GUARDING, (11) JOB HOUSEKEEPING AND SANITATION, (12) HANDTOOLS AND POWER TOOLS, (13) FIRE PROTECTION AND CONTROL, (14) OCCUPATIONAL DISEASE PREVENTION, (15) PROTECTIVE MAINTENANCE, (16) ELECTRICAL SAFETY, AND (17) PROTECTION OF THE PUBLIC. THE DOCUMENT SIZE IS 6 BY 9 INCHES. IT IS ALSO AVAILABLE AS GPO L16.3--273 FOR 25 CENTS FROM SUPERINTENDENT OF DOCUMENTS, U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE, WASHINGTON, D.C. 20402. (PS)
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Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Standards (DOL), Washington, DC.
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