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E_Book Industrial Safety, Health and Environment Management Systems

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Book Detail
Publication Year 2000
ISBN-13 978-81-7409-210-6
ASIN 81-7409-210-2
Language English
Edition 4th
Pages 1191
Preface The present day industrial environment demands increased production, high efficiency, control of costs, quality control, etc. The production processes has become complex and the capital intensive. Outages in plants can hardly be tolerated. To meet such needs of industries the subject of Safety, Health and Environment has attained significant importance. Any neglect in this aspect can be very costly. The engineers are therefore expected to have first hand knowledge of this subject. Keeping this requirement in view an attempt has been made to present detailed information about safety, health and environment in this book. It is hoped that this boo will be helpful for the engineers practising these areas in the industry and will find its place i curriculum of universities and it will serve as a reference to the policy makers in field. While writing this book lots of literature were consulted and the practices being adopted by leading industries in the country, viz. Indian Oil, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd., Tatas, Reliance, NTPC, Siemens, etc. The assistance taken from their literatures, without which this book would not have been meaningful, is gratefully acknowledged. In particular, I would like to acknowledge with thanks the assistance taken from various articles of the journals of OHS Tide published by Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL), Tiruchirapalli Unit : also I am grateful to all the work of other authors which have been consulted, which writing this book. It is hoped that readers will find this compilation useful and will feel free to give suggestions for improvement in subsequent edition. Sincere thanks are due to Bureau of Indian Standards, Ministry of Environment and Forest and other institutes whose printed matter has been referred into.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents * Safety, Health and Environment Management Systems * Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems as per OHSAS-18001 Standard and OSHA * Overview of Industrial Safety Management * Security Management of Industrial Plants * Organization, Administration and Management Responsibility in the Field of Safety * Legal Aspects of Safety * Safe Working Practices * Personal Protective Equipment and Protective Costumes * Storage and Handling of Material and Equipment * Safety in Transportation and Automotive Equipments * Electrical Safety, Electric Shocks and Their Prevention * Mechanical Hazards * Chemical Hazards * Environmental Hazards * Radiation Hazards * Safety in Hazardous Area * Industrial Safety Analysis * Risk Analysis and Risk Management * Industrial Noise and Noise Control * Industrial Psychology, Ergonomics and Accidents * Work Permit System *Safety in Power Plants * Fire Prevention and Fire fighting in Plants * Portable Fire Extinguishers * Fire Detection, Fire Alarm and Fire Fighting Systems * Building Design and Fire Protection * Plant Layout and Design Material * Industrial Safety * Safety during Project Construction * Safety Management of Plants During Commissioning and Maintenance * Safety Training for Employees and Human Resource Development * Social Security in Industries * Insurance Policies for Project Construction, Operation and Maintenance and Personnel * Important Ingredients of Health * Occupational Health * First Aid * Health Care as per Naturopathy * Exercises for Healthy Living * Yoga for Health * General Care of Heart and Its Related Diseases * Ayurveda * Homeopathy * Other Sciences to Cure diseases * Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene * Environment * Degradation of Environment * Major Challenges for Development * Controlling Environmental Pollution * Water Pollution * Environmental Guide lines for Power Plants and Infrastructure Development * Energy, Conservation, Efficiency and Audit * Sustainable Development * Disaster Management * Solved Question and Answers * Appendix *Index