ERIC Number: ED057215
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Planning for Safety on the Jobsite. Safety in Industry, Construction Industry Series.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC.
Work injuries and their monetary losses in the construction industry can be effectively prevented only through an aggressive and well-planned safety effort. The purpose of this bulletin is to provide guidelines to aid the construction contractor in complying with legal requirements and in attaining the objective of keeping costly accidents and employee injuries at a minimum. Contents include: (1) the administration and supervision of a safety program, (2) laws, codes, and standards, (3) subcontracting problems, (4) locating men, materials and equipment, (5) mechanical equipment and guarding, (6) job housekeeping and sanitation, (7) protective maintenance, (8) electrical safety, and (9) protection of the public. This is a revised edition of ED 014 574. (GEB)
Descriptors: Construction Industry, Facilities, Guidelines, Human Factors Engineering, Industrial Education, Personnel Selection, Program Administration, Program Development, Safety, Safety Education, Safety Equipment, Work Environment
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (L35.3:273, $.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC.
Note: 1971 Revision