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Worker safety in the petrochemical industry and the John Gray Institute report hearing before the Employment and Housing Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, October 2, 1991. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Employment and Housing Subcommittee.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration,
  • Petroleum chemicals industry -- Employees -- Health and hygiene -- United States,
  • Petroleum chemicals industry -- United States -- Accidents,
  • Petroleum chemicals industry -- United States -- Safety measures,
  • Chemical workers -- Protection -- United States,
  • Industrial safety -- United States,
  • Industrial hygiene -- United States

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF27 .G653 1991m
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 319 p. ;
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1354598M
ISBN 100160385172
LC Control Number92246359

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  The John Gray report, "Managing Worker Safety and Health: The Case of Contract Labor in the U.S. Petrochemical Industry," as well as the peer reviews of the report, are available upon request from the Docket Office, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, N, Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. , telephone () . Contract workers in the petrochemical industry receive inferior safety training, compared to direct-hire workers doing similar work, according to a long-awaited report on safety in the petrochemical industry. As a result, contract workers are more likely to have accidents, the report said. Worker safety in the petrochemical industry and the John Gray Institute report: hearing before the Employment and Housing Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, October 2, Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society. Vol Issue 1. Job Safety and Contract Workers in the Petrochemical Industry.

on Manasins Worknlace Safety and Health in the Petrochemical Industry GAO reviewed the John Gray Institute (JGI) study of safety and health in the petrochemical industry. GAO believes that two of JGI's recommendations were consistent with observations GAO has made based on its own work. Safety culture plays an important role in every industry and thus for managing a Peer Reviewed And Refereed Journal VOLUME Issue 02 Paper id-IJIERM-V-II, April safe working culture. Safety concerns in the petrochemical industry (SIC) are reviewed in 26 abstracts of original journal articles and conference papers from through Safety considerations in petroleum refining are specifically excluded. Most of the abstracts focus on solutions to specific safety problems. Source: John Gray Institute, Managing Workplace Safety and Health: The Case of Contract Labor in the U.S. Petrochemical Industry, Lamar University System, July , p. Factsheet #6. Maintenance Failures Can Have Terrible Results.

The most comprehensive study of safety related to contract labor is detailed in the John Gray Institute report Managing Workplace Safety and Health: the Case of Contract Labor in the US Petrochemical Industry.3 The study was initiated by OSHA after the catastrophic, subcontractor-caused explosion at the Phillips Oil Refinery in Pasadena, Tex. The U.S. petrochemical industry has disputed the findings in a John Gray Institute study that criticized safety and health training for direct hire and contractors' workers at plants. The. The infamous "Process Safety Contractor Safety Study" by the John Gray Institute 48 percent of contract workers reported that they had received none prior to work in the petrochemical industry and 54 percent reported having received none prior to working in the host plant about whose practices they were questioned. 10% of contract. For instance, Langkulsen et al. study about Safety and Health in the Petrochemical Industry in Map Ta Phut, Thailand showed that most sample were male (%) with high school diploma or less (%) and they mostly have more than 10 years period of services (54%). Discussion workers awareness’ with occupational health and safety.