ERIC Number: ED201805
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Safety Education Handbook. Volume 3.
Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka.; Wichita Public Schools, KS.
This is the third of three volumes of a safety guide developed to assist Kansas administrators and teachers in organizing, evaluating, and maintaining safety programs. It provides information to help them identify, assess, and correct unsafe conditions relating to equipment and facilities and ensure a safe and healthy environment for themselves and students. The guide delineates areas to be considered in designing effective, ongoing safety awareness programs and provides technical information regarding the systematic development of those programs. Instruments for self-evaluation, reporting, and record keeping are included for assessment purposes. This volume addresses these topics: (1) portable power equipment (small appliances, industrial portable power equipment), (2) hand-held tools and utensils (hand tools for elementary school use, hand-held tools and utensils for secondary school use, tools and utensils, scientific implements), (3) compressed air and compressed gas equipment, (4) personal protective equipment, (5) health and environmental control, (6) hazardous materials, (7) chemicals, (8) fire protection, and (9) school facilities. A bibliography and list of organizations that submitted materials for review are appended. (YLB)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Accidents, Educational Facilities, Electrical Appliances, Elementary Secondary Education, Fire Protection, Hand Tools, Laboratory Safety, Pollution, Program Design, Program Development, Safety, Safety Education, Safety Equipment, School Safety, Science Equipment, Self Evaluation (Groups), Ventilation, Vocational Education, Woodworking
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka.; Wichita Public Schools, KS.