Work improvement in small enterprises

Work improvement in small enterprises for metal working: Action manual

The manual aims to improve productivity through low-cost improvement in working conditions in small and medium-enterprises, and to build a capacity within government, employers and workers organizations to plan, organize, implement, follow up and evaluate programme to promote improvements in working conditions and productivity.

The manual shows how to take simple, effective, low-cost action which raises productivity while improving conditions at the workplace. Owners and managers of small and medium-sized enterprises from the metal working industry will find useful ideas on key topics such as the handling storage of materials, lighting, work-station design, safe and efficient machine operation plant layout and work organization.