The Resource Practical guide to respirator usage in industry, Gyan S. Rajhans, Bhawani P. Pathak, (electronic resource)

Practical guide to respirator usage in industry, Gyan S. Rajhans, Bhawani P. Pathak, (electronic resource)

Label
Practical guide to respirator usage in industry
Title
Practical guide to respirator usage in industry
Statement of responsibility
Gyan S. Rajhans, Bhawani P. Pathak
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This new edition outlines the design and implementation of an effective respiratory protective equipment program for industries in which workers are at risk from inhaled particulates, toxins and other hazardous materials. The book is intended for managers, health and safety committees, safety specialists and occupational health professionals who need the most up-to-date and practical advice in a concise and easy to read step-by-step form rather than an abstract and theoretical reference on the subject.As in the first edition, the authors present individual components of a respiratory p
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Rajhans, Gyan S
Dewey number
  • 363.1172
  • 604.7 21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
T55.G3
LC item number
R35 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Pathak, Bhawani
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  • Breathing apparatus
  • Respiratory organs
  • Gases, Asphyxiating and poisonous
  • Industrial safety
Label
Practical guide to respirator usage in industry, Gyan S. Rajhans, Bhawani P. Pathak, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; Definitions; Chapter 1. Respiratoly Hazards and Evaluation; Entry Routes for Toxic Substances; Structure of Respiratory Tract; Respiration Rate; Action of Toxicants in Respiratory System; Sources of Respiratory Hazards; Respiratory Hazard Identification and Evaluation; The Evaluation Process; Sampling Equipment; Sampling Procedure and Sampling Strategy; Standards and Guidelines; Conclusion; Chapter 2. Respirator Types, Uses, and Limitations; Air-Purifying Respirators; Use Limitations; Atmosphere-Supplying Respirators; Conclusion
  • Chapter 3. Criteria for Selection and FittingFactors that Can Influence Respirator Selection; History of Approval of Respirators in United States; Summary of British Standards Institution Requirements; Criteria for Selection; Fitting; Conclusion; Chapter 4. Administration and Training; Administration; Training; Conclusion; Chapter 5. Maintenance and Care; Cleaning and Sanitizing; Inspection, Testing, and Repair; Storage; Record Keeping; Conclusion; Chapter 6. Medical Supervision; The Examining Physician; Preemployment or Job Change Examination; Periodic Examination
  • Examination on Return to Work after Injury or Prolonged IllnessMedical Records; Actions to Be Taken on Medical Information; Conclusion; Regulations (Standards-29 CFR); Chapter 7. Respiratory Protection Program; Identification of Hazard; Hazard Assessment; Hazard Control; Respirator Selection; Respirator Fit; Training Program; Maintenance Procedures; Medical Surveillance; Program Evaluation; Conclusion; Chapter 8. Case Studies and Industrial Research; Case Studies (Our Experience); Other Published Research and Case Studies; Appendix; Industrial Respiratory Protection Websites; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (190 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080514314
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)305642
  • (OCoLC)191035162
  • (SSID)ssj0000306655
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12099016
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000306655
  • (PQKBWorkID)10298251
  • (PQKB)10250187
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC305642
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000350025
Label
Practical guide to respirator usage in industry, Gyan S. Rajhans, Bhawani P. Pathak, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; Definitions; Chapter 1. Respiratoly Hazards and Evaluation; Entry Routes for Toxic Substances; Structure of Respiratory Tract; Respiration Rate; Action of Toxicants in Respiratory System; Sources of Respiratory Hazards; Respiratory Hazard Identification and Evaluation; The Evaluation Process; Sampling Equipment; Sampling Procedure and Sampling Strategy; Standards and Guidelines; Conclusion; Chapter 2. Respirator Types, Uses, and Limitations; Air-Purifying Respirators; Use Limitations; Atmosphere-Supplying Respirators; Conclusion
  • Chapter 3. Criteria for Selection and FittingFactors that Can Influence Respirator Selection; History of Approval of Respirators in United States; Summary of British Standards Institution Requirements; Criteria for Selection; Fitting; Conclusion; Chapter 4. Administration and Training; Administration; Training; Conclusion; Chapter 5. Maintenance and Care; Cleaning and Sanitizing; Inspection, Testing, and Repair; Storage; Record Keeping; Conclusion; Chapter 6. Medical Supervision; The Examining Physician; Preemployment or Job Change Examination; Periodic Examination
  • Examination on Return to Work after Injury or Prolonged IllnessMedical Records; Actions to Be Taken on Medical Information; Conclusion; Regulations (Standards-29 CFR); Chapter 7. Respiratory Protection Program; Identification of Hazard; Hazard Assessment; Hazard Control; Respirator Selection; Respirator Fit; Training Program; Maintenance Procedures; Medical Surveillance; Program Evaluation; Conclusion; Chapter 8. Case Studies and Industrial Research; Case Studies (Our Experience); Other Published Research and Case Studies; Appendix; Industrial Respiratory Protection Websites; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (190 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080514314
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)305642
  • (OCoLC)191035162
  • (SSID)ssj0000306655
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12099016
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000306655
  • (PQKBWorkID)10298251
  • (PQKB)10250187
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC305642
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000350025

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