The Industry Involves management of 4 M’s, namely MATERIAL, MAN, MACHINE AND MONEY. The Contribution of work hazards in any industries is due to four categories namely materials, equipment’s, environment and man or people. Out of all these, people contribute up-to 95% of all the work place accidents. This, has also been proved true in case of several accidents which have occurred in factories or industrial units. Therefore, the safety management in industries involving material, man, machine and Environment is to be given top-most priority. Thus, industrial safety in the context of occupational, safety and health refers to the management of all operations and event within an industries for protecting its employees and assests by minimizing hazards, risks, accidents and near misses. “The relevant laws, compliance and best practices in the industry have most of be issues addressed for the best protection possible.”
Employees are to make sure that these are strictly adhered, to have maximum safety in all the operation and events carried out in industries. This, is termed as management of industrial safety or SAFETY MANAGEMENT-INDUSTRIAL SAFETY, the title of this book.
Every year industries are spending major share in imparting education to workers, managers and supervisors. A long time need was felt to have all the areas of industrial safety management under one banner of book. The authors of the book have tried their best to find a solutions of meeting trainings needs to all industrial employees, ITI and other training institutions for safety Courses by designing practical contents covering major chapters as given below which are pillars for controlling industrial safety. The contents of the book are as below:-
- Occupational Hazards in industries.
- Working height-safety requirement.
- Fall Protection.
- General safety in industries.
- Safe practices during material handling.
- Safety during Mechanical handling.
- Housekeeping in industries .
- Solid Waste Management in industries
- Safety in Engineering Industries.
- Industrial Hygiene.
The above contents will serve as a ready reckoner for imparting training to all industrial employees, all over the country where safety courses are conducted – ITI, Diploma and other Institutions. It will also serve as a guide to all line-managers for implementing safety in day to day work.
This, book titled “SAFETY MANAGEMENT-INDUSTRIAL SAFETY” includes practical case studies from industry. This, book has been written by experts in the field including one of the author who has worked for about four decades in sensitive defense explosives production areas requiring highest level of safety above all management. The author and publisher is open to suggestions for improvement of contents. Also, THE AUTHOR CAN BE CONTACTED THROUGH PUBLISHER FOR ANY ISSUES OR CONTENTS BEYOND THIS BOOK FOR IMPROVEMENT OF THEIR WORK-FORCE, WORKING IN INDUSTRY AND TEACHING AREAS.
THIS, book is recommended for practicing engineers, technocrats and other workers in meeting day to day activities of controlling and Implementing Industrial safety management on shop floor. Also, this book is suggested as a Text Book for ITI, Diploma, Collages and other Institutions for imparting Industrial safety Courses.
Wishing a safer tomorrow.
UNIT- 1: OCCUPATIONAL HAZARDS IN INDUSTRIES
1.2. Occupational Hazards
1.3. Occupational disease, Lung diseases, Skin diseases &Other diseases concern
1.4. Disorders due to physical agents
1.5. Disorders due to Mechanical Stresses, Ionizing radiation& Non ionizing radiation
1.6. Disorders due to infectious agents, psychological factors,chemical agents
1.7. Industrial diseases
1.8. High risk occupations
1.9. Prevention and control measures
1.11. Model examination question
1.12. Multiple choice question
1.13. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 2: WORKING HEIGHT-SAFETY REQUIREMENT
2.2. Working height- safety requirement
2.3. Dos and don’ts of working at height
2.4. Important Guidelines
2.6. Model examination question
2.7. Multiple choice question
2.8. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 3: FALL PROTECTION
3.2. Fall Protection Categories-Fall Arrest, Positioning, Suspension & Retrieval
3.3. Fall Protection Systems
3.4. Inspection and Maintenance
3.6. Model examination question
3.7. Multiple choice question
3.8. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 4: GENERAL SAFETY IN INDUSTRIES
4.2. Scaffold Safety
4.3. Ladder Safety
4.4. Working at Height
4.5. Work Permit Letter
4.6. Excavation Safety
4.7. Confined Space
4.9. Model examination question
4.10. Multiple choice question
4.11. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 5: SAFE PRACTICES DURING MATERIAL HANDLING
5.2. Safety requirement during material handling
5.3. Manual Handling
5.4. Methods of Lifting and Handling of Material:-
5.5. Accessories for Manual Handling
5.6. Storage and handling of specific materials,
5.7. Handling of Dangerous Substances Chemicals
5.9. Model examination question
5.10. Multiple choice question
5.11. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 6: SAFETY DURING MECHANICAL HANDLING
6.2. Safety during Mechanical handling
6.3. Statutory Provisions
6.4. Indian Standards
6.5. Hoists & Lifts, Lifting machines, Lifting tackles
6.6. Industrial Trucks&Conveyors
6.7. Training or Operators:
6.9. Model examination question
6.10. Multiple choice question
6.11. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 7: HOUSEKEEPING IN INDUSTRIES
7.2. Management of Housekeeping
7.3. Need for Overall Co-Operation
7.4. Safety Engineer’s Role
7.5. Workers Role
7.6. Accidents & Methods of Prevention
7.8. Model examination question
7.9. Multiple choice question
7.10. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 8: SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT IN INDUSTRIES
8.2. Sources of solid Waste
8.3. Industrial Solid Wastes
8.4. Types of solid waste
8.5. Classification of solid Wastes
8.6. Solid waste management and disposal methods
8.7. Waste disposal methods
8.8. Advantages and Disadvantage
8.10. Model examination question
8.11. Multiple choice question
8.12. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 9: SAFETY IN ENGINEERING INDUSTRIES
9.2. Safety in Engineering Industries
9.3. Machine Guarding
9.4. Statutory RequirementsFencing of Machinery
9.5. Work on or near machinery in motion
9.6. Safe Job Methods
9.8. Model examination question
9.9. Multiple choice question
9.10. Suggestive reading
UNIT- 10: INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE
10.2. Industrial Hygiene
10.3. Relation between OSHA and Industrial Hygiene
10.4. Personel Protective Equipment’s
10.5. Cautionary Sign
10.7. Model examination question
10.8. Multiple choice question
10.9. Suggestive reading