Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide Book

Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide


  • Author : R. Dodge Woodson
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2012-06-28
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages : 274
  • ISBN 10 : 9780124158405

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Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide Excerpt :

While it would appear that contractors are not affected by the liabilities of the work of others, it is important that they understand the documentation that establishes culpability and the terms of restitution. A "boots on the ground" approach to the pre and post construction inspections as well as all activities in between, Construction Worksite Compliance Guide: Mold provides expert time saving tips to ensure that the job is done right the first time and according to state and Federal regulation. In this book, Woodson shares over 30 years of real-world experience for planning and monitoring the daily work activities on mold contaminated worksites. Packed with checklist, tables and "quick lookup" materials, this manual provides a step by step approach for monitoring workers who are performing the activities specified in a mold abatement work plans. Expert advice for avoiding liabilities of the work of others Packed with checklists, tables, and "quick lookup" materials Tips for conducting pre and post worksite inspections Step by step approach to planning and monitoring the daily worksite activities

Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide Book

Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide


  • Author : R. Dodge Woodson
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2012-05-17
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 281
  • ISBN 10 : 9780124158382

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Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide Excerpt :

Millions of homes built before 1978 contain lead paint, which poses a serious hazard to children under the age of 6. Construction Worksite Compliance Guide answers the most common questions about the requirements as mandated by the EPA's Renovate, Repair and Painting (RRP) rule and OSHA regulation 29CFR 1926.62. Packed with checklists, tables and "quick lookup" materials, this manual provides a step-by-step approach to determining job requirements and cost, assigning environmental responsibility to all parties, answering environmental questions, and conducting comprehensive worksite audits in the pre-bid phase of a renovation project. Thirty minute video clip discussing the latest detection and inspection techniques Quick Tips for identifying, abating and disposing of lead Guide to understanding and complying with OSHA and EPA regulations Case histories, examples of work-related situations based on 30 years of experience

Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide Book

Construction Hazardous Materials Compliance Guide


  • Author : R. Dodge Woodson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-02-24
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages : 305
  • ISBN 10 : 9780124158412

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Disturbing asbestos materials during construction is a serious hazard that all contractors may encounter. Because of the insidious nature of the material as a health hazard, EPA regulations require that even when a structure is to be completely demolished, asbestos (and all other hazardous materials) must be removed by a qualified contractor prior to general demolition. A construction contractor contemplating abatement work needs to ascertain regulatory applicability under one of the following: OSHA-approved state program, Federal OSHA regulations (applicable to the private sector and certain federal employees) or OSHA-approved. Construction Worksite Compliance Guide to Asbestos provides the contractors, building owners and inspectors with the current best management practices for asbestos removal and disposal methods. Packed with checklist, tables and "quick lookup" materials, this manual provides a step by step approach for identifying asbestos, complying with OSHA and EPA regulations as well as the safe disposal of asbestos. Ascertain the presence of asbestos through testing Prepare the abatement plan Submit the plan to the state, EPA or local municipality having jurisdiction Proper Waste Disposal techniques Scope of work

Hazardous Waste Compliance Book

Hazardous Waste Compliance


  • Author : Clifford Florczak
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2001-08-24
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9780080533322

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Hazardous Waste Compliance concentrates on government regulations as they relate to hazardous waste and other hazardous materials. The main focus of this book is on how to comply with these requirements as well as on other best management practices (BMP), which will ensure worker safety and business protection from the risk of the commercial penalties associated with regulations breaches. The authors provide the reader with useful techniques to enhance worker protection and promote efficiency, productivity and cost effectiveness, along with achieving the necessary quality standards for the work being performed. The authors further outline and define methods to help reduce worker injury and illness, the scope and application of HAZWOPER, and ways to implement hazardous material related requirements through enhancements of existing programs. In addition, detailed discussion helps to provide methods to help promote consistency in health and safety program development for handling hazardous materials, encourage a high standard for health and safety, and share lessons learned to help provide approaches that have been implemented on hazardous waste and other sites. Provides a comprehensive overview of regulatory requirements in the industry Real-life experiences are presented in the form of case histories A training aid for both new and experienced site workers

HM 181 and HM 126F Book

HM 181 and HM 126F


  • Author : Brian Karnofsky
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 1994-07-27
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 438
  • ISBN 10 : 0471288446

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This book provides in depth coverage of the Department of Transportation's Hazardous Materials Regulations. In plain, concise language, it covers the background of the new rules, their relation to existing rules, provisions for making the transition to the new regulatory system, and procedures for determining how to describe, package, mark, label, and handle materials in connection with shipping.

Handling Hazardous Materials Book

Handling Hazardous Materials


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998-12
  • Genre: Corrosion and anti-corrosives
  • Pages : 376
  • ISBN 10 : 1877798827

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Code Compliance for Advanced Technology Facilities Book

Code Compliance for Advanced Technology Facilities


  • Author : William R. Acorn
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 1994-12-31
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 375
  • ISBN 10 : 9780815513384

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Code Compliance for Advanced Technology Facilities Excerpt :

Facilities which utilize hazardous liquids and gases represent a significant potential liability to the owner, operator, and general public in terms of personnel safety and preservation of assets. It is obvious that a catastrophic incident or loss of property or personnel is to be avoided at all costs. This book was conceived to give the reader a guide to understanding the requirements of the various codes and regulations that apply to the design, construction, and operation of facilities utilizing hazardous materials in their processes.

BOCA  National Building Code Compliance Manual Book

BOCA National Building Code Compliance Manual


  • Author : Scott Parish
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Companies
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages : 406
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015047108066

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Architects, builders, and related design professionals are required to design any structure to the minimum requirements set by applicable codes. Failure to design to code can mean expensive change orders during construction, delays, loss of client trust and respect, claims, and even litigation. This book reformats the BOCA National Building Code requirements into four distinct job stages--design, architectural documentation, structural documentation, and specifications--all of which are addressed in checklists to be used on-site for quality control. This will be a valuable aid in "decoding" the unwieldy provisions of the NBC as it relates to individual projects at different stages.

Hazardous Waste Tracking and Cost Accounting Practice Book

Hazardous Waste Tracking and Cost Accounting Practice


  • Author : Richard T. Enander
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1995-12-20
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 244
  • ISBN 10 : 1566701422

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Hazardous Waste Tracking and Cost Accounting Practice Excerpt :

Environmental challenges have never been greater than today. There is the need for the utmost accuracy in the efforts to track the use, manufacture, processing, treatment, and disposal of toxic and hazardous materials. Legislation passed over the last twenty years has not only resulted in improved environmental quality, but has also created new levels of accountability for today's environmental professional. This book helps companies meet the ever-growing number of recordkeeping, reporting, and information-management demands. It assists the practicing professional who must keep facility records relating to the generation and managemnet of solid and hazardous waste. Specific guidance is given on the principles of waste material tracking by point of generation and fully loaded waste management cost accounting. Some benefits to tracking by point of generation are:

Emergency Response Guidebook Book

Emergency Response Guidebook


  • Author : U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-06-03
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 10 : 9781626363762

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Does the identification number 60 indicate a toxic substance or a flammable solid, in the molten state at an elevated temperature? Does the identification number 1035 indicate ethane or butane? What is the difference between natural gas transmission pipelines and natural gas distribution pipelines? If you came upon an overturned truck on the highway that was leaking, would you be able to identify if it was hazardous and know what steps to take? Questions like these and more are answered in the Emergency Response Guidebook. Learn how to identify symbols for and vehicles carrying toxic, flammable, explosive, radioactive, or otherwise harmful substances and how to respond once an incident involving those substances has been identified. Always be prepared in situations that are unfamiliar and dangerous and know how to rectify them. Keeping this guide around at all times will ensure that, if you were to come upon a transportation situation involving hazardous substances or dangerous goods, you will be able to help keep others and yourself out of danger. With color-coded pages for quick and easy reference, this is the official manual used by first responders in the United States and Canada for transportation incidents involving dangerous goods or hazardous materials.