ERIC Number: ED213848
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Using Ropes, Chains and Slings Safely. Module SH-14. Safety and Health
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
This student module on using ropes, chains, and slings safely is one of 50 modules concerned with job safety and health. This module covers ropes (types, use, deterioration); slings (mesh and metal); chains; and safe storage and handling techniques for each. Following the introduction, 18 objectives (each keyed to a page in the text) the student is expected to accomplish are listed (e.g., Discuss four advantages of using wire rope). 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, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Storage, Equipment Utilization, 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: Chains (Mechanics); Occupational Safety and Health; Ropes; Slings (Equipment)
Note: For related documents see CE 031 450-507.