7HA - October 1999

Part A (20 x 2 = 40 Marks)

  1. Explain the need for social environmental setup
  2. What are the tolerance limits of the society?
  3. What do you mean by safety programme?
  4. Explain the effective communication
  5. What are the potential hazards?
  6. Mention few toxic chemicals
  7. What are the precautions to betaken while handling hazardous chemicals?
  8. Explain the importance of layout of the plant
  9. What is meant by appraisal?
  10. Why periodic inspection is necessary?
  11. What are the factors to be considered for proper selection of equipment?
  12. Mention few personal protective equipments used in chemical industries
  13. What are the possible industrial accidents in a chemical plant?
  14. What is meant by accident cost?
  15. What are the accident prevention methods?
  16. Classify the types of fires
  17. What are the health standards?
  18. What are occupational hazards?
  19. Explain the ESI Act
  20. What is the role of trade unions in promoting industrial safety?

    Part B (5 x 12 = 60 Marks)

  21. (a) Discuss the importance of safety consciousness in chemical industries

    (b) Discuss the psychological attitude towards safety programs

  22. (a) Discuss the safety measures to be adopted in an explosives manufacturing plant

    (b) Discuss the various highly radioactive materials with suitable examples

  23. (a) Discuss the importance of periodic advice and checking to follow safety procedures

    (b) How will you use and maintain the personal protective equipments in an industry?

  24. (a) Discuss the various fire prevention methods to be adopted in a chemical industry

    (b) What are the remedial measures that are to be taken after an accident in an industry? Explain with suitable examples

  25. (a) Discuss the various health hazards in a chemical plant

    (b) What are the legal aspects to be followed to start a chemical plant?