Nebosh Diploma Note Unit C

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NEBOSH INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA - UNIT ‘C’ “INTERNATIONAL WORKPLACE & WORK EQUIPMENT SAFETY”  COURSE EXERCISES & ASSIGNMENTS 2009 - 2010
 

ETA Consultancy® 2009© Wasyl Terych
MA DMS DipOSH DipFSH CFIOSH FIES(Scot)

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Table of Contents
IC 01 GENERAL WORKPLACE ISSUES ........................................................................................... 7  Structural Damage – Following a Storm .......................................................................................... 7  Safe Systems of Working – Top of a Farm Grain Silo ..................................................................... 8  Confined Space ............................................................................................................................... 9  Confined Space Working – Petrol Storage Tank ........................................................................... 10  Confined Space – Chemical Mixing Vessel – Use of BA & Rescue .............................................. 11  Internal Transport & Workplace Design ......................................................................................... 12  IC 02 PRINCIPLES OF FIRE & EXPLOSION ................................................................................... 13  Sources of Ignition – FLT & Protection to Minimise Risk of Explosion .......................................... 13  Effects of Fire on Structural Materials............................................................................................ 14  Vapour Cloud Explosion ................................................................................................................ 15  Boiling Liquid Expanding Vapour Explosion (BLEVE) & Vapour Cloud Explosion – Principles & Effects ............................................................................................................................................ 16  Boiling Liquid Expanding Vapour Explosion (BLEVE) ................................................................... 17  Dust Explosion – Corn Starch ........................................................................................................ 18  IC 03 WORKPLACE FIRE RISK ASSESSMENT ............................................................................. 19  Fire Safety Training........................................................................................................................ 19  Fire Risk Assessment – Updating.................................................................................................. 20  Building Design Features to Prevent Spread of Fire & Smoke...................................................... 21  Heat & Smoke Detectors ............................................................................................................... 22  Sprinkler System – Design Factors ............................................................................................... 23  Fire Evacuation Procedures .......................................................................................................... 24  Fire Drill – Length of Time to Achieve Full Evacuation .................................................................. 25  IC 04 STORAGE, HANDLING & PROCESSING OF DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES ...................... 27  Runaway Exothermic Reaction ...................................................................................................... 27  Chemical Reactions – Runaway – Design & Operational Features .............................................. 28  Storage of HFL’s – Drum Storage ................................................................................................. 29  Water Treatment Plant – Receiving & Storing Strong Acid & Strong Alkali .................................. 30  Storage of Sulphuric Acid .............................................................................................................. 31  LPG...
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