Browsing by Subject "occupational health & safety"

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  • Biological monitoring of workers exposed to pesticides - Guidelines for application in field settings 

    London, L. (Leslie) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    This guideline was produced for those persons responsible for the maintenance of health and safety measures at agricultural workplaces handling potentially hazardous organophosphate and carbarnate chemicals. It is primarily ...

  • Caring about food safety 

    Not available (British Columbia Ministry of Health, 2015-01)
    Caring About Food Safety is a short, self-guided course about the safe preparation and handling of food. The course, offered at no cost, is designed to raise awareness about protecting public health by preventing the spread ...

  • Cleaning for caterers 

    Jarrett, P. (Peter); Brookes, R. (Radar) (Oxford Brookes University, 2013-04)
    This resource identifies processes and methods to ensure all food preparation areas are free from any potential contaminants

  • Cross contamination 

    Jarrett, P. (Peter); Brookes, R. (Radar) (Oxford Brookes University, 2013-04)
    This resource looks at how to prevent the contamination of food stuff in kitchens and food preparation areas

  • Food allergies and intolerances 

    Jarrett, P. (Peter); Brookes, R. (Radar) (Oxford Brookes University, 2013-04)
    This resource looks at the different types of allergies and intolerances that caterers and catering staff need to be aware of when preparing and serving food

  • Food poisoning 

    Jarrett, P. (Peter); Brookes, R. (Radar) (Oxford Brookes University, 2013-04)
    Identifying the potential causes of food poisoning and how to prevent contamination of food is addressed by this resource

  • Hazard awareness and critical control points 

    Jarrett, P. (Peter); Brookes, R. (Radar) (Oxford Brookes University, 2013-04)
    This resource discusses an explanation of the Hazard Awareness and Critical Control Points theory, as well as how to implement HACCP processes

  • Hazard Identification 

    Draman, S. F. S. (Sarifah Fauziah Syed) (Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), 2013)
    After completing this lesson students should be able to define hazards and categorize them, differentiate between fire, toxic and explosion hazards and explain how to reduce and control the potential for hazards.

  • Hazards 

    Jarrett, P. (Peter); Brookes, R. (Radar) (Oxford Brookes University, 2013-04)
    This resource provides information about the potential hazards and risks that are faced when preparing food

  • Health and Safety in the Laboratory and Field 

    not available (The Open University (OUUK), 2016-03)
    Health, safety and risk assessment are of paramount importance both in the laboratory and the field. This free course, Health and safety in the laboratory and field, will help make you more aware of the hazards and risks ...

  • Injury Compensation and Disability Management 

    Unknown author (Athabasca University (AU), 2013-05)
    A three-credit, senior undergraduate course examining the compensation of workplace injuries and the management of disability in Canadian workplaces. The purpose of this course is to provide students with a broad grounding ...

  • Introduction to Occupational Medicine 

    Ting, A. S. (Anselm Su) (University of Malaya, 2013)
    Lecture from the University of Malaysia covering the fundamentals occupational health and medicine.

  • Introduction to Occupational Medicine 

    Su, A. T. (Anselm T.) (University of Malaya, 2013-03)
    Definition; Areas of study; History of occupational medicine; Related topics including occupational health services, the team, and management.

  • Line A: Safe Work Practices Competency A-1: Control Workplace Hazards 

    Camosun College (BC Campus, 2016)
    Safety is a part of the job. When you take a job, you have a safety obligation to your employer, co-workers, family, and yourself. By recognizing and understanding the hazards in your work area, you can prevent the occurrence ...

  • Line A: Safe Work Practices Competency A-2: Describe WorkSafe BC Regulations 

    Camosun College (BC Campus, 2016)
    In most provinces, one or more agencies are responsible for safe, healthful working environments at job sites. These organizations normally have names such as the Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) or the Occupational Health ...

  • Line A: Safe Work Practices Competency A-3: Handle Hazardous Materials Safely 

    Camosun College (BC Campus, 2016)
    Workers exposed to hazardous materials may be at risk for many serious health problems, such as kidney or lung damage, sterility, cancer, allergic reactions, or burns. Some hazardous materials can also cause fires or ...

  • Line A: Safe Work Practices Competency A-4: Describe Personal Safety Practices 

    Camosun College (BC Campus, 2016)
    These Learning Tasks describe the clothing and protective equipment workers must wear on the job site and the safety precautions they must take to protect themselves and others from injury. Special personal protective ...

  • Line C: Tools and Equipment Competency C-3: Describe Rigging and Hoisting Equipment 

    Camosun College (BC Campus, 2016)
    Rigging loads for lifting requires the use of various hardware items. Knowing how to correctly select, inspect, and assemble of each of these items is critical to a safe lift. To effectively use ropes in a work setting ...

  • Line C: Tools and Equipment Competency C-4: Describe Ladders and Work Platforms 

    Camosun College (BC Campus, 2016)
    In this Competency you will learn about some of the common equipment used for performing work at elevated locations. The safe use of ladders and scaffolds is required in all types of jobs. A safely built scaffold provides ...

  • Nuclear Reactors and Safety: An Introduction 

    Vaidyanathan, G. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2015-07)
    Nuclear safety is today an important topic of discussions and debate, whenever we talk about Nuclear Energy. The concerns have arisen after the accidents at Chernobyl in Russia and Fukushima in Japan. Subsequent to the ...