OSHA Regulations in the Aircraft Cabin Term Paper by cee-cee

OSHA Regulations in the Aircraft Cabin
An examination of the need to implement Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations in the aircraft cabin environment.
# 110781 | 2,418 words | 10 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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This paper discusses the hazards that exist for aircraft cabin crew in the workplace. It describes the need for implementing OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) regulations in the aircraft cabin environment. The paper then looks at the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) re-authorization bill which was created with the aim of clearly establishing guidelines for safety in the cabin regarding all issues pertaining to the employee's health, safety, injury and emergency requirements.

Table of Contents:
Some Potential Hazards
OSHA Enforcement Scheme and Enforcement Issues
Some Notes on the FAA Stand

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Committee on Air Quality in Passenger Cabins of Commercial Aircraft, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, National Research Council (2002) "The Airliner Cabin Environment and the Health of Passengers and Crew" The National Academies Press.
  • N. A. (2000, Dec) "FAA / OSHA Aviation Safety and Health Team: First Report" Retrieved 8 February, 2008 from http://www2.faa.gov/safety/programs_initiatives/health/ashp/media/faa-osha-report.pdf
  • Nagda, Niren Laxmichand. (2000) "Air Quality and Comfort in Airliner Cabins" ASTM International.
  • N. A. (2002, Jun) "FAA/OSHA: Aviation Safety and Health Team-Action Plan" Retrieved 8 February, 2008 fromhttp://www.faa.gov/safety/programs_initiatives/health/ashp/media/action-plan.rtf
  • N. A. (2007, Jun) "FAA-OSHA Jurisdiction" Retrieved 8 February, 2008 from http://ashsd.afacwa.org/index.cfm?zone=/unionactive/view_article.cfm&HomeID=1397

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APA Format

OSHA Regulations in the Aircraft Cabin (2008, December 31) Retrieved February 21, 2024, from https://www.academon.com/term-paper/osha-regulations-in-the-aircraft-cabin-110781/

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"OSHA Regulations in the Aircraft Cabin" 31 December 2008. Web. 21 February. 2024. <https://www.academon.com/term-paper/osha-regulations-in-the-aircraft-cabin-110781/>