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Document ID (ISN)104480
CIS number 05-585
Year 2003
Convention or series no. SPG01
Title Safer Ports Initiative: Guide to health and safety audits
Bibliographic information Port Skills and Safety Ltd., Africa House, 64-78 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6AH, United Kingdom, 2003. 4p. 1 ref.
Internet access http://www.saferports.org.uk/assets/PSS_Safer_Ports_Audits_PDF.pdf [in English]
Abstract This guidance note provides advice on the process of auditing as part of the health and safety management system in ports. The use of an audit to measure the effectiveness of an employer's policies and procedures is described and the features of an effective audit are outlined along with the selection of competent auditors.
Descriptors (primary) dock work; safety audits; harbours; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) safety guides; programme evaluation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation
Safety supervision