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Document ID (ISN)46408
CIS number 86-1396
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Andro M., Dorval P., Le Bouar G., Le Pluart C.
Title Occupational accidents in ocean fishing. Part II. Analysis of the working environment in ocean fishing
Original title Les accidents du travail dans la pêche maritime. Partie II. L'analyse des situations de travail dans la pêche maritime [in French]
Bibliographic information Laboratoire de recherche "sécurité et conditions de travail à la pêche maritime", Institut universitaire de technologie de Lorient, 10, rue Jean Zay, 56100 Lorient, France, 1983. 55p. Illus. Bibl.
Abstract Study conducted aboard 4 trawlers during 4 fishing seasons off the north coast of Scotland. Description of the ships, organisation and rhythm of work. Sound spectra taken on different decks (engine room, bridge, fish-cleaning room, cabins, etc.); exposure to noise by sailors and mechanics. Lighting of the main deck, fishing deck, bridge and gangways, ladders, fish-cleaning rooms; measurement and characteristics of effective lighting, commentary. Importance of a global approach to safety from the ship-design stage on.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; lighting; United Kingdom; fishing; noise; trawlers; conditions of work; European Communities
Descriptors (secondary) safety by design; noise measurement
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Fishing
Noise
Lighting and colour