Research, Library and Information Services for the Design and Construction Industries

Health and Safety

Doors – safety risks

Doors: risk of injury from doors – Health and Safety regulations, British Standards, safeguards to prevent injury

  • The risk of injury from power operated doorsT
  • The risk of injury from manually operated pedestrian doors
  • The risk of injury from power operated pedestrian doors
  • The risk of injury from automatic powered revolving doors
  • Industrial doors and shutters
  • Door safety checklist

Door safety – fingertraps and the risk to children – Health and Safety regulations, British Standards, safeguards to prevent injury

  • Doors
  • Gates
  • Internal doors
  • Powered doors

doors-safety-b17rigoletto1291


Health and Safety

Bibliographies, books and articles, weblinks on:

  • Biometric effects of climbing stairs
  • Floods and oil pollution health risk
  • Evidence for MSDs (musculoskeletal disorders) caused by cramped conditions
  • Hazardous ground conditions, including methane, radon, soil gases etc.

Window safety

Research on the risk of falling from windows:

  • Health and Safety regulations
  • British Standards
  • safeguards to prevent injury

windowswindow