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Document ID (ISN)61551
CIS number 94-272
ISBN(s) 968-6223-62-2
Year 1992
Convention or series no. Alfaomega S9/E1/92
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Title Safety, health and working conditions in the transfer of technology to developing countries. Code of practice
Original title Seguridad, salud y condiciones de trabajo en la transferencia de tecnología a los países en desarrollo [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Ediciones Alfaomega, Apartado Postal 7-1032, 06700 México, D.F., Mexico, 1992. xi, 81p. Bibl.ref. Index. For distribution in certain Latin-American countries only.
Abstract Practical recommendations of this translation of an ILO code of practice (for original, see CIS 88-858) 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; role of international, employers' and workers' organizations; 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; translation; directive; check lists; safety and health documentation; role of government
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) New technologies
Browse category(ies) Transfer of technology
OSH in developing countries