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The development of toxic gas exposure guidelines using preliminery hazard analysis (PHA) approach

Leman, Abd Mutalib and Yusof, Mohamad Zainal and A. R., Omar and K. A., Rahman (2011) The development of toxic gas exposure guidelines using preliminery hazard analysis (PHA) approach. In: International Conference of Industrial Engineering and Operation Management, 22-24 January 2011, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Manufacturing and assembly of car component basically involved with welding process. The demand on vehicles in development country has push the small and medium industry (SMIs) to contribute the economic forward.The purpose of this study is to develop the toxic gases exposure guidelines using preliminery hazard analysis (PHA) approach. The PHA were used for the risk classification and risk assessment The case study was done in car component manufacturer which is a supplier for national car. The data from monitoirng process was analyze and compare with the guidelines that has been devloped. Futhermore from the toxic gas exposure guidelines, hazard assessment matrix was clearly defined. The guidelines will used as a baseline for the furthur action as a need to comply with the regulation set-up by the government. The monitoring and analyze toxic gas exposure as a key of the occupational safety and health(OSH) approach. The target for work environment quality improvements has significanlty evaluated.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: operations management; work environment; welding; toxic gas; safety and health
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA1001 Forensic Medicine. Medical jurisprudence. Legal medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering > Department of Plant and Automotive Engineering
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2011 03:38
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2011 03:38
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/2000
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