Sat, Sep 21, 2019

Third Semester

ERGONOMICS AND PHYSIOLOGY (SOH/P/301)

Man-Machine Interface, Principles of Ergonomics, Productivity and Safety, Ergonomical Design of Machinery and their advantages, Stress Bursting, Rest and Pass Allowance, Exposure to extreme temperatures, Heat stress and Metabolic Equilibrium, Acclimatization, Optimum Thermal Comfort, Dry Bulb, Wet Bulb, Humidity and Air Movement, Engineering Controls for developing Comfort Zones.
Work Physiology – Physical Performance – Workload Characteristic – Physical Load – Physiological Parameters – Need of Rest – Comparison of Heaviness of Work – Formulation of Mathematical Model – Cardiac Responses.

HAZARD IDENTIFICATION TECHNIQUES (SOH/P/302)

Predictive and Deductive Techniques
Routine – Periodic Inspection, Statutory and non-statutory review of Data, Confirmation of Compliance, Rectification Procedures, Development of Checklists, Scope and Objectives.
Job Safety Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis, Failure Mode Event Analysis, Audits, Risk Analysis, Data Appraisal, Maximum Credible Loss Scenario, Interpretation of Data / Results / Reports, Drawal of Action Plan, Budgeting, Importance of Review of Hazard Identification on Modification.

RULES, REGULAIONS AND CIRCULARS (SOH/P/303)

Introduction to Factories Act, 1948 and the Rules                          
Environment Protection Act, Prevention of Water Pollution Act, Prevention of Air Pollution Act, Regulation on Ambient Noise, Hazardous Waste Disposal Rules, Manufacture, Storage and Import of Hazardous Chemical Rules, Chemical Emergency Planning, Electricity Act, 2002 and Rules.
Explosive Act, Gas Cylinder Rules, Static and Mobile Pressure Rules, Storage of Explosive, Petroleum Act with special reference to Storage and Use.
Identification of Competent Persons and Scrutiny of Reports, Motor Vehicle Rules as applicable hazardous chemicals transportation – Driver, Competency, etc., Radiation Protection Act, Regulation applicable to Sources of Ionizing Radiation, Food and Drug Control Act, Dock Workers (Safety, Health and Welfare) Act and Rules, Boiler Act,1923.

SOH/P/351 (SESSIONAL ON SOH/P/301)
SOH/P/352 (SESSIONAL ON SOH/P/302)
SOH/P/353 (SESSIONAL ON SOH/P/303)