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Title: 1 INVESTIGATION INTO THE LEVEL OF AWARENESS AND IMPLEMENTATION OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY HAZARDS IN AUTOMOBILE WORKSHOPS IN ABUJA.
Authors: IHEZIE, AMARACHI CHIGOZIE
Issue Date: 31-May-2013
Abstract: The study investigated the level of awareness and implementation of occupational health and safety hazards in automobile workshops in Abuja. The research design used for the study was the survey research design. The targeted population for the study consisted of 50 respondents comprising of 20 managerial staff and 30 technical staff. A 61 items questionnaire was validated and used to collect data from the respondents. The data was analysed using frequency count, mean, standard deviation and t-test statistical tools. The null hypotheses were tested at 0.05 level of significance. The findings revealed that workers do not report defective tools, test equipment to the supervisors. Findings further revealed that workers do not wear proper clothing when working in the workshop. Based on the findings, it was recommended that workers should be encouraged to wear proper clothing when working in the workshop and that workers should be encouraged to report defective tools, test equipment to the supervisors.
Description: A RESEARCH PROJECT SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION, SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND SCIENCE EDUCATION FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY MINNA, NIGER STATE. IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE AWARD OF BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B.TECH) IN INDUSTRIAL AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION
URI: http://http://dspace.futminna.edu.ng/jspui/handle/1/328
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