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3 edition of Safety in the workplace found in the catalog.

Safety in the workplace

Charles Donald Holland

Safety in the workplace

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Published by Texas institute for Advancement of Chemical Technology, Newman Printing in College Station, Tex, Bryan, TX .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Chemical industry -- United States -- Accidents,
    • Chemical industry -- United States -- Safety measures

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 36).

      StatementCharles D. Holland.
      SeriesInsights ;, v. 2, no. 1, Insights (College Station, Tex.) ;, v. 2, no. 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9650.5 .H65 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination36 p. :
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1664799M
      LC Control Number91230188

      The Russian scientist Mikhail Lomonosov in first describes the dangers of mining in his book Первыя основанiя Металлургiи, или Рудныхъ Делъ(The First Foundations of Metallurgy, or Ore Affairs). The history of human safety in the workplace began in with the Health and Morals of Apprentices in the United States, Railroad Safety.


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