Labor and Industry Volume 7-8

Labor and Industry Volume 7-8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...hoods, exhaust systems or adequate means of ventilation are used. Inspections were made in chemical plants including those manufacturing coal tar products, paper, explosives, chemicals, etc., sand and brick, white lead plants and various recommendations given through the district inspector for the elimination of hazards mechanical and otherwise. Details of these reports have been submitted from time to time in conjunction with the individual recommendations which were given to the district inspectors to enforce compliance therewith. During the last three months, the Chemical Engineer gave considerable attention to the subject of illumination with particular reference to the enforcement of the Industrial Board Code on Lighting. Inspections and conferences with inspectors and supervising inspectors gave conclusive proof that the Lighting Code was being given serious consideration by the industries of this State. This investigation conclusively proved that Pennsylvania was progressively leading the way and that the industries of this State are giving more earnest attention to this subject and are endeavoring to cooperate with the department in the securing of adequate industrial lighting. During this study the Chemical Engineer had the honor to present the activities of the industries of Pennsylvania along this line before sessions of the Illuminating Engineers' Society both in Chicago and New York. Besides performing the usual routine office duties in conjunction with the activities of the Division, the Chemical Engineer was called upon to represent the Department at the Seventh Annual First Aid Meet held at Boswell, Pa., by the various first aid teams of the coal mining companies. He was also in attendance and acted as representative of the...show more

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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 91g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123658113X
  • 9781236581136