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Document ID (ISN)102593
CIS number 03-1684
Year 1997
Convention or series no. KISC 97-04-05
Author(s)
International Labour Office
Title Guide to safety and health in dock work
Bibliographic information Korean Industrial Safety Corporation, 34-4 Gusandong Bupyong-ku, Inchon 403-711, Republic of Korea, 1997. 249p. Illus.
Abstract Korean version of the guide analysed under CIS 79-309. This guide is a collection of explanatory material supplementing the code of practice on safety and health in dock work prepared by a meeting of experts in 1956 on the initiative of the International Labour Office. Contents: general (housekeeping, lighting, ventilation, machinery, etc.); wharfs and quays; means of access to ships; transport of dockers by water; protection of hatchways; access to holds; decks; loading and unloading machinery and gear; loading and unloading operations; lifting, carrying and piling; warehouses and storage depots; dangerous substances and environments; personal protective equipment; medical aid and rescue; personnel facilities; selection and training of dock workers; packaging; nuclear merchant vessels.
Descriptors (primary) dock work; plant safety and health organization; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; water transport; dangerous substances; welfare facilities; access to workplaces; manual lifting; warehouses; ship holds; harbours; vocational training; loading and unloading; lifting equipment; manuals; artificial lighting; ventilation; housekeeping; first aid; personal protective equipment; fire protection; medical supervision; translation; protection against falls from heights
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceILO; Korea, Republic of
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation