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Document ID (ISN)69988
CIS number 97-1476
Year 1997
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet IND(S)28L (rev.)
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
Title Health and safety on floating fish farm installations
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1997. 14p. Illus.
Internet access 97-1476.pdf [in English]
Abstract This safety and health brochure gives advice on the design, construction and safe use of floating fish farm installations including fish pens or cages, gangways, vehicle ways, land access ways, shelters and associated equipment. Main topics covered: construction and maintenance of installations; provision of guardrails, foot rails and safe working surfaces; safety and rescue equipment; clothing for wet and/or cold weather; shelter; light; electricity; lifting operations and manual handling; welfare facilities; first aid; health risks (dust, veterinary medicines, leptospirosis); diving operations; training and supervision; navigation markers; boats; relevant legislation.
Descriptors (primary) fish farming; training material; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) leptospirosis; training manuals; extreme temperatures; safety guides; replaced
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Livestock rearing
OSH training