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MIS-23 Solved Assignment 2023-24 for July 2023 Session
POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN INDUSTRIAL SAFETY (PGCINDS)
SAFETY IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
(To be done after studying the course material)
Course Code: MIS-023
Course Title: Safety in Construction Industry
Assignment Code: MIS-023/TMA/2023
Maximum Marks: 100
Last Date of Submission: September 30, 2023
- Attempt all questions. All questions carry equal marks.
Q.1 a) Discuss the need for safety in the construction industry.
b) Describe the causes of accidents.
Q.2 a) Discuss the following accident causation theories:
(i ) Domino theory
(ii ) Energy transfer theory
b) Describe the accident prevention techniques.
Q.3 a) Discuss the benefits of accident prevention.
b) What is PPE? Describe important components of PPE and their uses.
Q.4 a) Discuss the safety precautions to be taken in excavation works.
b) What is tunneling? Mention the hazards and risks involved in tunneling work.
Q.5 a) What is ventilation? Discuss the needs and types of ventilation.
b) Discuss various methods of dust control.
Q.6 a) Discuss the special air monitoring requirements in underground works.
b) What is scaffolding? Discuss various types of scaffolding.
Q.7 a) what is ladder? Describe various types of ladder. Describe safe practices during use of ladders.
b) What are commonly used equipment for material handling applications.
Q.8 a) What are the potential risks to the environment due to construction activities?
b) Describe the waste management methods at a construction site.
Q.9 a) Discuss the methods of demolition. Mention the hazards and risks involved in demolition works.
b) Describe different types of training of workers. Mention the essentials of a good training.
Q.10 Discuss a case study on accidents in construction. The case should be different from those given in the study material. Discuss the following aspects of the accident:
i. Cause of accident
ii. Description of losses/ damage in an accident
iii. Remedial measures taken
iv. Preventive measures that could have avoided the accidents
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