This NEBOSH-endorsed textbook is matched to the latest syllabus of the National Certificate in Construction Safety and Health. Within the construction industry the need for specialist health and safety training is high due to the high risks involved. This is reflected in recent legislation such as CDM 2007 and explains the consistent demand for courses and learning materials. The text is easy to read, highly illustrated in full color, and supported with checklists, report forms and record sheets used currently in the industry. Students are supported with end-of-chapter questions, a study skills chapter and specimen assignments including specimen answers. As NEBOSH actively grow their qualifications internationally, demand for this book and itas sister titles continues to increase overseas. High growth markets are the Middle East, Malaysia, India and China.Direct observation includes inspection activities and the monitoring of the work environment (e.g. temperature, dust levels, ... such as the general condition of premises, floors, passages, stairs, heating, ventilation, lighting, welfare facilities and first aid. ... The daily weekly or monthly inspections will be aimed at checking conditions in a specified area against a fixed checklist drawn up by local management.
|Title||:||Introduction to Health and Safety in Construction|
|Author||:||Phil Hughes, Ed Ferrett|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2012-09-10|