|Document ID (ISN)||107382|
|Convention or series no.
||Antincendio [in Italian]|
PrÚvention des risques d'incendie [in French]
Prevenciˇn de incendios [in Spanish]
||International Textile, Garment and Leather Workers' Federation, 8 rue Joseph Stevens, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium, 2004. CD-ROM containing PowerPoint presentations.
||Contents of this safety training presentation on preventing fire hazards in the textile, garment and leather industries, aimed at workers in developing countries: introduction (description of fire and its effects, effects of combustion); extinguishing substances and systems; main components of fire extinguishers; use of fire extinguishers and hose reels; hazard identification; fire-fighting measures; evacuation; emergency procedures; personal protection; rules for safety (signalling anomalies, periodical controls, escape routes, storage of flammable materials, electrical systems, smoking ban, information and training of personnel, waste disposal, inspection of premises).
||fire hazards; textile industry; developing countries; leather and fur industries; clothing industry
||fire fighting; information of personnel; Belgium; electricity; flammable substances; hose handling; premises; escape routes; emergency organization; waste disposal; portable fire extinguishers; extinguishing agents; escape and exit; personal protective equipment; controlled smoking; hazard identification; safe working methods; inspection; CD-ROM; safety training in industry; safety rules; safe layout
||G - Computer databases
|Country / State or Province||Belgium|
||Leather, fur and footwear
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||OSH in developing countries
Footwear, leather and fur industry
Clothing and finished textile products industry