|Document ID (ISN)||101019|
|Convention or series no.
Ministério do Trabalho e Emprego
||Prevention of major industrial accidents
||Prevenção de acidentes industriais maiores [in Portuguese]|
||Fundacentro, Rua Capote Valente 710, São Paulo, SP 05409-002, Brazil, 2002. 119p. 67 ref. Index. Price: BRL 10.00.
||Portuguese translation of the ILO Code of Practice abstracted under CIS 91-972. It consists of the following sections: general provisions; components of a major hazard control system; general duties; prerequisites for a major hazard control system; analysis of hazards and risks; control of the causes of major industrial accidents; safe operation of major hazard installations; emergency planning; information of the neighbourhood population on major hazards installations; siting and land-use planning; reporting to competent authorities; implementation of a major hazard control system. Annexes: use of consultancy services and publications on the control of major hazards.
||occupational safety; Brazil; safety planning; major hazards; risk factors; ILO
||notification of occupational accidents; IPCS; hazard evaluation; emergency organization; accident investigation; safety guides; inspection; translation; directive; safety training in industry; information of personnel; causes of accidents
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||Brazil; ILO|
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards