Tolley's Health and Safety at Work Handbook 2001
Written by a team of experts on health and safety, this handbook provides a reference source covering key aspects of health and safety as well as related environmental and employment information in an A to Z format. It offers interpretation of legislation and regulations in accordance with HSE guidance, on a range of subjects from accident reporting to workplaces and welfare facilities. This handbook is updated on such topics as accident reporting, COMAH, dangerous substances, fire precautions, first aid, lifting machinery, manual handling and workplaces. This edition contains new chapters on the millennium bug, environmental management and working time. In addition, the book lists the current regulations, statutes, HSE publications and guidance, relevant British standards and useful addresses as well as a new introduction on recent trends in UK health and safety law and enforcement, with a new section on the management of health and safety at work.
- 01 Sep 2000
- Lexisnexis UK
- Tolley Publishing
- London, United Kingdom
- Revised edition
Table of contents
Introduction; access, traffic and vehicles; accident reporting; asbestos; children and young persons; compensation for work injuries diseases; construction and building operations; control of major accident hazards; dangerous substances I; dangerous substances II; disaster and emergency management systems (new); electricity; emissions into the atmosphere (use ELPM version); employees' duties to employers and others (new); employers duties to their employees; employers liability insurance; employment protection; enforcement; environmental management; fire and fire precaution; first aid; harassment in the workplace (new); joint consultation in safety; lifting machinery and equipment; lighting; machinery safety; manual handling; noise and vibration; occupational health and diseases; occupiers liability; offices and shops; personal protective equipment; product safety; risk assessment; statements of health and safety policy; training (new); ventilation; work at heights; working time; workplaces.