Practical Safety Aspects and Health Protection in Chemistry Teaching in School

Page: 647

P. A. Skřehot

Occupational Safety and Health Expert Institute, Pardubice

Keywords: safety and work, chemical substance, education, injury, human factor, organizational factor


Experience shows that an overwhelming majority of injuries occurring in chemistry teaching in schools is caused by bad evaluation of safety risks due to insufficient teacher´s knowledge of safety and health protection. This article is focused on the problems in detail, demonstrating human and organizational failures especially in case of injuries that could be prevented.


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