The terms which are in common use in health and safety management have been defined below:-
Accident may cause mishap, ruin, destruction, injury, death. Accidents must be prevented by precautions and safety measures and safety managements.
A thing or situation which may cause injury, loss, accidents, etc. Such a thing or situation is ‘dangerous’, risky.
To expose to ‘danger, risk, chance to accident’.
Dangerous, risky, accident prone.
A quality or condition of being safe from danger, injury, damage, loss, accident.
6. Safety devices
Devices which ensure safety against injury or loss, e.g., safety belt, safety glasses, safety earthing, safety enclosure, safety fence.
7. Safe Guard
Any person or thing or devices that prevents injury, loss and ensure, safety and security.
Safety protection or defence against attack, interference, espionage, sabotage etc.
Care or measures taken before hand against possible danger.
A word or sign by which warning is given.
Act or practice of being cautions.
To anticipate before hand and stop from happening.
Anything that prevents.
Acts on preventing. Means of preventing.