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Plant and Process Safety, 3. Occupational Hazards and Personnel Protection

  1. Peter Guterl

Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.q20_q02

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Guterl, P. 2012. Plant and Process Safety, 3. Occupational Hazards and Personnel Protection. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Berufsgenossenschaft Rohstoffe und Chemische Industrie, Fachbereich Anlagen- und Verfahrenstechnik, Heidelberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Safety and the Design, Engineering, and Procurement of Production Plants and Equipment
2.1.Work Equipment, Machinery and Tools
2.2.Hazard Assessment
2.3.Personal Protective Equipment
2.4.Safe Handling of Chemicals
2.4.1.Filling, Draining, and Conveying of Hazardous Materials
2.4.2.Sampling
2.4.3.Cleaning of Vessels and Other Equipment
2.5.Work with Special Risks—Permit-to-Work Systems