Health and Safety Issues

Chapter
Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)

Abstract

World is not a safe place to live. All human activities carry some risk of injury. To be safe, people should think about their job and plan well for possible hazards. To avoid injury or death, people must understand and recognize hazards. The simplest way for safe living is: (1) recognize hazards, (2) evaluate hazards, and (3) control hazards.

Keywords

Personal Protective Equipment Spontaneous Combustion Work Permit Surface Fire Fire Extinguisher 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Biomedical WasteKarnataka State Pollution Control BoardBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.Chemical Engineering DepartmentLoughborough UniversityLoughboroughUK

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