When it comes to being safe on the job, employees need training in three things: knowledge, action, and attitude. This maual addresses these three safety components for each of the main safety areas encountered in water utilities.
Coverage includes hazardous materials, confined spaces, electricity, personal protective equipment, respiratory equipment, vehicles, tool, construction sites, and facilities. Includes sample forms.
Reflecting current safety practices and federal regulations, this illustrated manual for utility managers, supervisors, and safety workers identifies common problems, outlines the basics of safety programs, and describes the equipment, tools, and techniques used for optimizing safety. Particular attention is given to hazardous materials, confined spaces, hazardous energy, construction sites, and maintenance. Appendices include sample documents. Reproducible forms are also provided. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Product dimensions: 8.25 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.37 (d)
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Established in 1881, the American Water Works Association is the oldest and largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to safe and sustainable water in the world. With more than 50,000 members worldwide and 43 Sections in North America, AWWA advances public health, safety and welfare by uniting the efforts of the entire water community.