TITLE

PS Asks

AUTHOR(S)
Peckham, Geoffrey
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Professional Safety;Sep2012, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interview with industrial safety expert Geoffrey Peckham. He answers questions on various professional safety topics including the role of safety signs in creating an organizational safety culture, his definition what constitutes a safety sign system, and his work in creating American National Standards Institute (ANSI) safety sign standards.
ACCESSION #
79818094

 

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