040-0085/01 – Occupational health and safety regulations (PPBOZP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Occupational and Process SafetyCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Lucie Kocůrková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Lucie Kocůrková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2017/2018Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SIK117 Ing. Lucie Kocůrková, Ph.D.
SLO0110 Mgr. Ivana Slováčková
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1
Combined Credit and Examination 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Familiar with basic laws and other regulations ensuring occupational health and safety; Interpret requirements of selected laws and other regulations to ensure occupational health and safety; Acquires the ability to put legal requirements and other regulations to ensure occupational health and safety into practice.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Project work

Summary

The subject focuses on key legal requirements and other regulations in the field of occupational health and safety (OHS). Excellent knowledge and understanding of the laws and other regulations to ensure OHS, the ability of their interpretation and application in practice is an essential part of the qualification requirements of all OHS professionals (specialists). The subject is the starting point for more specialized OHS subjects, e.g. Technical safety, Occupational hygiene, Case studies.

Compulsory literature:

Directive 89/391 - OSH "Framework Directive" Individual EU directives focusing on specific aspects of safety and health (e.g. Directive 2009/104/EC – use of work equipment; Directive 92/58/EEC - safety and/or health signs; Directive 89/656/EEC - use of personal protective equipment; etc.)

Recommended literature:

ILO encyclopaedia on occupational health and safety: http://www.iloencyclopaedia.org/. European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA): https://osha.europa.eu/en. Health and Safety Executive (HSE), UK: http://www.hse.gov.uk/.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Elaboration of worksheets (e.g. application for the medical check-up, allocation of PPE, reporting accidents and incidents at work); Elaboration, presentation and defense of semestral work - internal guidelines for selected area of OSH (e.g. Occupational Health Services; OSH training; Provision and use of PPE; Workplace inspections and audits) Legal consciousness; Key OSH principles and tools

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Brief law theory. Legal and other OSH requirements 2. Main OSH responsibilities, rights and duties of key stakeholders; Occupational risk management; Emergency preparedness 3. Occupational Health Services; Medical fitness to work 4. OSH training 5. Personal protective equipment 6. Occupational accidents and diseases 7. Workplace inspections and audits 8. Requirements for workplace and working environment; Safety signs and signals 9. Safety of machinery and work equipment 10. Organization of work and working practices 11. Occupational health 12. OSH professional/specialist 13. Labour inspection 14. Reserve

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2017/2018 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 30  10
        Examination Examination 70  25
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Worksheets, semester paper, written test, oral exam

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Occurrence in study plans

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2019/2020 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 2 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R001) Occupational and Process Safety K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 2 Compulsory study plan

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