The administrative and legislative control of physical agents.
The aim is to familiarise students with the administrative and legislative control of physical agents within their own country ( Country is Oman). Learning Outcomes On completion of this assignment, you will: • Be familiar with the legislation currently enforced within your own country or state dealing with physical agents. • Understand the enforcement provisions made by your country or state to ensure the legislation dealing with physical agents is complied with. • Be able to critically evaluate your country or state’s legislation and/or enforcement provision for the control of physical agents in the workplace. Brief Exposure, prevention and control requirements for physical agents in the workplace are usually governed by state legislation with supporting guidance and research. Write a 1500 word essay that critically discusses the key issues relating to the legislation, guidance and recent published research as it relates to any one of the workplace physical agents given below: • Vibration • Ionising radiation • Non-Ionising radiation • Extremes of temperature