ERIC Number: ED213872
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Excavating, Trenching, and Shoring Safety. Module SH-38. Safety and Health.
Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc., Waco, TX.
This student module on excavating, trenching, and shoring safety is one of 50 modules concerned with job safety and health. This module outlines the hazards of trenching and shoring and the procedures and equipment that should be employed to prevent cave-ins and other trenching and shoring accidents. Following the introduction, 10 objectives (each keyed to a page in the text) the student is expected to accomplish are listed (e.g., Discuss the "angle of repose"). 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 Utilization, Health Education, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Postsecondary Education, Safety Education, Safety Equipment, 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: Excavations; Occupational Safety and Health
Note: For related documents see CE 031 450-507.