Safety and transportation

Course Code :2002WETEVT
Study domain:Chemistry
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:31
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Johan De Waele

3. Course contents *

The following items are jointly reviewed:

•Introduction to OHS (Occupational Health & Safety)

•Types of hazards

•Safety management leadership

•Staff OHS participation

•Hazard identification and assessment

•Hazard prevention and control

•OHS education and training

•OHS evaluation and improvement

•Recommended OHS practices

•EU OHS directives on dangerous substances (REACH Regulation / CLP / GHS)

•Major accident hazards – Seveso III Directive

•OHS management system standards – ISO 45001 & OHSAS 18001

•Safety assessment performance & reporting + investigation of logistics incidents

•Dangerous goods transportation management:
→ ADR / RID / ADN / IMDG / IATA-DGR
→ Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser (DGSA)

•OHS bibliography & reference websites.