Course detail

Safety Management

FSI-XMIAcad. year: 2020/2021

The main content of the course is a review of the occupational health and safety, fire protection and information security and systems of safety management (occupational health and safety, prevention of serious accidents, information safety) and the procedures of auditing of these systems.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The course allows the students to take up on the knowledge obtained in previous studies in the field of quality management and reliability and to broaden it with the given fields.


Knowledge of mathematics and management of quality and reliability in the extent of previous studies at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering is expected.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Česko. Zákon č. 309/2006 Sb., kterým se upravují další požadavky bezpečnosti a ochrany zdraví při práci v pracovněprávních vztazích a o zajištění bezpečnosti a ochrany zdraví při činnosti nebo poskytování služeb mimo pracovněprávní vztahy. In Sbírka zákonů, Česká republika. 2006.
ČSN EN IEC 31010 ed. 2. Management rizik - Techniky posuzování rizik. [s.l.] : Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 1.3.2020.
NEUGEBAUER, Tomáš. Bezpečnost a ochrana zdraví při práci v kostce, neboli, O čem je současná BOZP. 2., aktualizované a rozšířené vydání. Praha: Wolters Kluwer, 2016. ISBN 978-80-7552-106-4.
Česko. Zákon č. 262/2006 Sb., zákoník práce. In Sbírka zákonů, Česká republika. 2006, 84, s. 3146-3241.
Lees Loss Prevention in the Process Industrie [online]. Mannan, Sam. 3rd Edition. Texas, USA : Elsevier, 2005 [cit. 2010-12-10]. 3775 s. Dostupné z WWW: < >. ISBN 978-0-7506-7555-0.
RIDLEY, John R a John CHANNING. Workplace safety. Boston: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1999, 293 p. ISBN 07-506-4560-1.
Guidelines for safe process operations and maintenance. New York: Center for Chemical Process Safety of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, c1995, 319 p. ISBN 08-169-0627-0.
CHEREMISINOFF, Nicholas P a Madelyn GRAFFIA. Environmental and health: a guide to compliance. Park Ridge, N.J.: Noyes Publications, c1995, 502 p. ISBN 08-155-1390-9.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through lectures explaining the basic principles and theory of the discipline. According to the possibility of teaching can be organized lectures for students by practitioners and excursions to companies focused on activities related to the course content.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for course-unit credit award: active participation in lectures and seminars, semestral work elaboration, test; in justified cases, the lecturer may set alternative requirements.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The aim of the course is to familiarize the students with occupational health and safety, fire protection and information security, legal and sub-statutory requirements in these areas and approaches to implementation and management of safety systems (OSH, PMI, IS) and its integration with other management systems.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Attendance in the course is compulsory. In justified cases alternative form of tuition, solution of individual semestral project.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme M2I-P Master's

    branch M-KSB , 2. year of study, summer semester, 2 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Occupational health and safety – integration into the system of management.
2. Development of safety in the Czech Republic and in EU.
3. Occupational health and safety – legal requirements.
4. Ergonomics.
5. Systems of safety management. OHSAS 18001. Safe enterprise, BS 8800, ILO.
6. Safety training.
7. Systems of environmental management. ISO 14000.
8. Systems of control of serious accident prevention. Crisis management.
9. Safety audit – methods, practical aspects.
10. Investigation of accidents.
11. Fire prevention management.
12. Systems of management of information safety.
13. Improoving in safety management systems.


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