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Four Main Components of OSHA
General Duty Clause,Formaldehyde Standard - HCHO,Bloodbourne Pathogen Rule, Hazard Communication Standard
marcello malpighi
discovered capillaries
william harvey
discovered circulation
greeks
first to cremate
embalming (1)
process of chemically treating a dead human body to reduce presence and growth of microbes
components of written exposure plan (BBP)
list jobs title n names, method of compliance, document all hep B vac, Post exposure evaluation, post exposure follow up, hazzard communication, record keeping
foot end
exaust fan
osha
Occupational Safety and Hazard Administration under control of department of labor, federal agency designed to keep work environment safe
safe work practice
proper handeling of sharps, contaminated laundry, embalming machine kept closed, log of cleaning records
egyptians
first to practice retorative art
universal precautions
treat everyone as if they have a communicable disease and take all necessary precautions
required TWA n STEL
new chemical introduced, new embalmer, engineering controls added or altered
6 months
retest and pass each time
engineering controls
built into architecture of building
STEL
Short-term - 15 Mins
jean gannal
first embalming text book
aseptic
sterile
natural means of preservation
dry heat, cold heat, fezzing, envornment of burial
elements of MSDS
11...do not need for hosehold products
ammonia
neutralizes formaldehyde
general duty clause
employer required to eliminate or minimize any known risks and must provide safe work environment
hazzard communication standard
employer required to communicate hazzards of the job to the employees- mainly chemicals
sanitize
apply chemical to pre-cleaned surface
TWA
long term- 8 hours
.5-.75
TWA- must put signs up notifying danger
terminal disinfection
clean after
Formaldehyde Standard
maximum exposure over a period of time
.75 and up
TWA- get each employee fit for respirator
frederick ruysch
father of embalming
thomas holmes
father of modern/american embalming
william and john hunter
hunters canal
bloodborn pathogen rule
must conduct a survey of the workplace to see if employees have exposure to BBP
universal precautions
treat everyone like they have communicable disease
americans with disability act
cannot refuse a body with aids
concurrent disinfection
clean as you go
disinfectant
chemical agent applied to inanimate objects...doesnt destroy bacterial spores
HVAC
heating ventilation and AC
embalming (2)
to retard organic decomp and to restore acceptable physical appearance
artificial means of preservation
oven,powders, immersion, eviceration&immersion, eviceration&drying, immersion&cavity injection, arterial injection, arterial injectiong&cavity treatment, cryogenics
PEL of STEL
permissible exposure limit..under 2ppm
PEL for TWA
permissible exposure limit...under .5ppm

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