|Document ID (ISN)||100859|
|ISSN - Serial title
||La Gaceta - Diario Oficial (Nicaragua)
|Convention or series no.
||Ministerial standard on occupational health and safety in the clothing industry [Nicaragua]
||Norma ministerial en materia de higiene y seguridad del trabajo en el sector maquilas de prendas de vestir en Nicaragua [in Spanish]|
||20 Nov. 2002, Vol.106, No.221, p.7321-7338.
||http://www.ops.org.ni/opsnic/tematicas/salud-trabaj/d/norma-ministerial-maquila.pdf [in Spanish]
||Contents of this regulation: definitions; obligations of employers, workers and contractors and sub-contractors of services; role and responsibilities of employers in OSH matters; training and information of workers; health maintenance and supervision; fire prevention and safety; structural safety of buildings, minimum workplace requirements and welfare facilities; boilers, machinery and tools; electrical safety; soldering; noise and vibration; lighting; temperature, humidity and ventilation; chemical contaminants; industrial ergonomics and physical workload; establishment of joint health and safety committees; personal protective equipment; safety signs; industrial waste; prohibitions.
||occupational safety and health; clothing industry; Nicaragua
||lighting; information of personnel; responsibilities of employers; noise; vibration; electricity; chemical safety; physical workload; machinery; soldering and brazing; ergonomics; temperature control; hand tools; waste disposal; personal protective equipment; fire protection; hazard identification; medical supervision; law; safety and health committees; responsibilities of employees; welfare facilities
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Nicaragua|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Clothing and finished textile products industry