Safety: methods for preventing occupational and other accidents and disease

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Page 181 - With arms held straight, swing forward slowly, so that the weight of your body is gradually brought to bear upon the patient. The shoulder should be directly over the heel of the hand at the end of the forward swing. Do not bend your elbows. This operation should take about two seconds.
Page 181 - ... (6) Continue artificial respiration without interruption until natural breathing is restored, if necessary, four hours or longer, or until a physician declares the patient is dead. (7) As soon as this artificial respiration has been started and while it is being continued, an assistant should loosen any tight clothing about the patient's neck, chest or waist.
Page 181 - With arms held straight, swing forward slowly so that the weight of your body is gradually, but not violently, brought to bear upon the subject (see Fig.
Page ix - Society must see to it that it does not itself crush or weaken or damage its own constituent parts. The first duty of law is to keep sound the society it serves.
Page 94 - All workrooms shall be properly and adequately lighted during working hours. Artificial illuminants in every workroom shall be installed, arranged and used so that the light furnished will at all times be sufficient and adequate for the work carried on therein, and so as to prevent unnecessary strain on the vision or glare in the eyes of the workers.
Page 229 - Section 2. Class A members shall be commercial, industrial, transportation or governmental organizations, whether under corporation, firm or individual ownership, which now are or may be interested in the education of their employees.
Page 27 - The supreme principle has been the belief that business efficiency and the welfare of the employees are but different sides of the same problem.
Page 181 - As soon as the victim is clear of the conductor, rapidly feel with your finger in his mouth and throat and remove any foreign body (tobacco, false teeth, etc.). Then begin artificial respiration at once. Do not stop to loosen the victim's clothing now ; every moment of delay is serious.
Page 181 - Kneel straddling the subject's thighs, and facing his head ; rest the palms of your hands on the loins (on the muscles of the small of the back), with fingers spread over the lowest ribs, as in Fig.
Page 181 - Continue artificial respiration (if necessary, two hours or longer), without interruption until natural breathing is restored, or until a physician arrives.

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