|Document ID (ISN)||103941|
|Convention or series no.
||Drug and alcohol abuse prevention programmes in the maritime industry - A manual for planners
||ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1999. 65p. Illus.
||The objective of this manual is to contribute to the reduction of health and safety problems related to the use of drugs and alcohol in the maritime industry through the promotion of awareness and information. It provides the background and practical information necessary to develop, implement and evaluate comprehensive prevention programmes. Contents: drugs and alcohol in the workplace; drugs and alcohol in the maritime industry; responsibilities; comprehensive substance abuse prevention programme. Appendices include sample workplace drug and alcohol policies together with ILO and WHO guidelines on drug and alcohol testing and screening examinations for seafarers.
||health programmes; drug dependence; sea transport; alcoholism; ILO
||legal aspects; IMO; WHO; pre-employment medical examinations; role of management; responsibilities; directive
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
||Transport and communications
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
Industries and occupations
||Workplace health promotion
Alcohol and drug abuse