ERIC Number: ED327723
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Vocational Education Safety Instruction Manual.
Cropley, Russell, Ed.; Doherty, Susan Sloan, Ed.
This manual describes four program areas in vocational education safety instruction: (1) introduction to a safety program; (2) resources to ensure laboratory safety; (3) safety program implementation; and (4) safety rules and safety tests. The safety rules and tests included in section four are for the most common tools and machines used in vocational education programs. The nine categories of tools and machines are: (1) metal working; (2) woodworking; (3) automotive and power mechanics; (4) electronics and construction electricity; (5) home economics safety; (6) business safety; (7) outdoor safety; (8) graphics communications; and (9) technology. Each section contains specific safety instructions for operating certain equipment and is followed by safety test questions. Illustrations are included throughout the text. Ten appendices include copies of a letter to parents, lab safety pledge, blank test answer sheet, machine use evaluation records, accident report form, lab inspection procedures and checklists, inspection report forms, safety test answers, and 19 references. (NLA)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Auto Mechanics, Building Trades, Business Education Facilities, Electronics, Graphic Arts, High Schools, Home Economics, Instructional Materials, Laboratory Equipment, Laboratory Safety, Metal Working, Occupational Safety and Health, Power Technology, Program Implementation, Safety Education, Safety Equipment, School Safety, Technological Advancement, Trade and Industrial Education, Vocational Education, Woodworking
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau. Div. of Adult and Vocational Education.