ERIC Number: ED287821
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Health and Safety Hazards in the School Envionment. Bibliographies in Education No. 81.
This annotated bibliography cites 913 materials (publications, journal articles, papers, presentations, books, studies, and other documents) concerning potential hazards to the physical health and safety of teachers and students in the school environment. These materials are of particular interest to members of school health and safety committees. The bibliography's first section contains references of a general nature to health and safety in the workplace, both in and out of school, and occupational health and safety legislation. The second section cites more specific materials under the headings of: (1) acoustical environment; (2) art materials; (3) asbestos; (4) communicable diseases and parasitic infestations; (5) duplicating machines; (6) furniture; (7) industrial arts shops; (8) natural hazards; (9) physical education, recreational facilities, and outdoor education; (10) science laboratories; (11) thermal environment and air quality; (12) video display terminals; and (13) visual environment. (CB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Canadian Teachers' Federation, Ottawa (Ontario).