International Health & Safety at Work Revision Guide

for the NEBOSH International General Certificate

By Ed Ferrett

© 2012 – Routledge

206 pages | 3 Color Illus.

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Paperback: 9780415519809
pub: 2012-05-20
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About the Book

This companion to the bestselling International Health and Safety at Work will help you prepare for the written assessments on the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (October 2009 specification).

It provides complete coverage of the syllabus in bite-sized chunks and will help you learn and memorise the most important areas, with links provided back to the main International Health and Safety at Work text to help you consolidate your learning.

This revision guide is written by an experienced lecturer who has spent many years helping students become accredited by NEBOSH. Ed Ferrett is former Vice Chairman of NEBOSH (1999-2008) and a lecturer on NEBOSH courses with both public and private course providers. He is a Chartered Engineer and Health and Safety Consultant.

Table of Contents

1. Health and Safety Foundations 2. Health and Safety Management Systems – Policy 3. Health and Safety Management Systems 2 – Organizing 4. Health and Safety Management Systems 3 – Planning 5. Health and Safety Management Systems 4 – Measuring, Audit and Review 6. Workplace Hazards and Risk Control 7. Transport Hazards and Risk Control 8. Musculoskeletal Hazards and Risk 9. Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Control 10. Electrical Safety 11. Fire Safety 12. Chemical and Biological Health Hazards and Risk Control 13. Physical and Psychological Health Hazards and Risk Control 14. Full Example of Specimen Answers to NEBOSH Examinations

About the Author

Ed Ferrett PhD, BSc (Hons Eng), CEng, MIMechE, MIET, CMIOSH, is former Vice Chairman of NEBOSH (1999-2008) and a lecturer on NEBOSH courses at Cornwall Business School of Cornwall College. He is a Chartered Engineer and health and safety consultant.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC017000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety