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Document ID (ISN)102336
CIS number 03-1102
ISBN(s) 92-2-614197-5
Year 2003
Convention or series no.
Title Safety advice: Construction industry
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2003. 70p. Illus.
Abstract This booklet presents the various accident risks in the construction and public works industries, as well as appropriate preventive measures. Summary: general advice; personal protective equipment; housekeeping on the construction site and at the work station; shoring; collective protection against falls from heights; ladders; scaffolding; machinery and tools; carrying of loads; gas and hazardous substances; electric installations; first aid and social security. This publication is a translation of a French publication originally written by a working group of the International Social Security Association under the title "Conseils de sécurité: bâtiment et travaux publics" (see CIS 84-242).
Descriptors (primary) construction sites; construction industry; training material; plant safety organization; building industry
Descriptors (secondary) protection against falls from heights; Egypt; electricity; manual handling; safety guides; training manuals; first aid; personal protective equipment; translation; manuals
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Construction industry and civil engineering
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