ERIC Number: ED213835
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Materials Handling. Module SH-01. Safety and Health.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
This student module on materials handling is one of 50 modules concerned with job safety and health. It presents the procedures for safe materials handling. Discussed are manual handling methods (lifting and carrying by hand) and mechanical lifting (lifting by powered trucks, cranes or conveyors). Following the introduction, 15 objectives (each keyed to a page in the text) the student is expected to accomplish are listed (e.g., Name four cause of wire rope deterioration). Then each objective is taught in detail, sometimes accompanied by illustrations. Learning activities are included. A list of references and answers to learning activities complete the module. (CT)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Health Education, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Postsecondary Education, Safety Education, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
The Center for Occupational Research and Development, 601 Lake Air Dr., Suite C, Waco, TX 76710 (Instructor Guides, $9.75 each; Learning Modules, $3.00 each. Entire set of Learning Modules available as two subsets: SH-21, SH-41, SH-43, SH-45, and SH-48, $12.00; remaining 45 modules, $97.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED). Washington, DC. Div. of National Vocational Programs.
Authoring Institution: Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
Identifiers: Materials Handling; Occupational Safety and Health
Note: For related documents see CE 031 450-507.