Author: Mohd Hafez Mohd Isa ISBN: 978-967-440-352-2 Year: 2017 Total Pages: 57
This book is written with aims to be the main reference material specifically for undergraduate students of the Industrial Chemical Technology Programme, and can be used as supporting references for any employee involved in handling chemical or working in a laboratory. Emergency involving chemicals can be very hazardous and systematic management of chemical safety is vital for keeping safe and healthy work environment and minimizing risk of over exposure against hazardous chemicals. Inculcating safety culture and awareness could be achieved through mutual understanding of employers’ and employees’ responsibility in rectifying regulations and acts as stated in the Occupational Safety and Health Act 514. Systematic management of chemical safety can also lead to increased productivity without neglecting the importance of keeping safe and healthy work environment.
Dr. Mohd Hafez Mohd Isa is a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Science and Technology, USIM. He has been involved in teaching various courses such as Chemical Safety Management, Physical and Inorganic Chemistry, Chemistry for Life Sciences and Research Methodology at the undergraduate level. Received his BSc (Hons) degree in Nuclear Science in 2001 and a MSc degree in the same field in 2005 from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Then, he obtained PhD in Food Biosciences from the University of Reading in United Kingdom in 2008. He has also been actively involved in scientific writing where most of his articles are published in internationally recognized, high impact journals.