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Document ID (ISN)49841
CIS number 88-858
ISBN(s) 92-2-106122-1
Year 1988
Convention or series no.
Title Safety, health and working conditions in the transfer of technology to developing countries. Code of practice
Original title Sicherheit, Gesundheit und Arbeitsbedingungen beim Technologietransfer in Entwicklungsländer - Beiträge für die Praxis [in German]
Sécurité, santé et conditions de travail dans les transferts de technologie aux pays en développement. Recueil de directives pratiques [in French]
Seguridad, salud y condiciones de trabajo en la transferencia de tecnología a los países en desarrollo - Repertorio de recomendaciones prácticas [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1988. 81p. Bibl. Price: CHF 15.00.
Abstract Practical recommendations of this ILO code of practice are intended for all who have responsibility for controlling hazards arising from the transfer of technology. Covered are: general provisions; factors to consider in the transfer of technology; decisions to be made before any transfer of technology; design of plant, equipment, and machinery; technologies requiring additional safety provisions; administrative and institutional arrangements; training requirements; collection and use of information; actions at the enterprise, national and regional levels; roles of international, employers' and workers' organisations; check lists for hazard control.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; transfer of technology; technical development; conditions of work; developing countries; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) tropical climate; role of employers' organizations; legal aspects; international governmental organizations (non UN); workplace design; safe working methods; safety and health training; role of workers' organizations; design of equipment; directive; check lists; safety and health documentation; role of government
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Transfer of technology
OSH in developing countries