6 edition of Managing hazardous substances accidents found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Al J. Smith, Jr.|
|LC Classifications||T55.3.H3 S64|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 188 p. :|
|Number of Pages||188|
|LC Control Number||80025388|
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Element IA9: The role of the health and safety practitioner. – Hazardous substances / agents Element IB1: Managing occupational health Element IB2: Identification, assessment and evaluation of hazardous substances Element IB3: The control of hazardous substances Element IB4: The monitoring and measuring of hazardous substances.
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