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Document ID (ISN)103965
CIS number 05-140
ISBN(s) 84-7425-673-9
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Title Technical guide for the evaluation and prevention of hazards during work on board fishing vessels - Royal Decree 1216/1997 of 18 July [Spain]
Original title Guía técnica para la evaluación y prevención de los riesgos en el trabajo a bordo des los buques de pesca - Real decreto 1216/1997, de 18 de julio [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 2004. 51p. Illus. 10 ref.
Internet access http://www.mtas.es/insht/practice/g_buques.pdf [in Spanish]
Abstract This publication consists of a guide to the evaluation and prevention of hazards on board fishing vessels according to Royal Decree 1216/1997 on the minimum occupational safety and health requirements for work on board fishing vessels (CIS 97-1070). It comments on the responsibilities of the various categories of persons on board together with the safety and hygiene requirements. It includes check lists for ensuring that these requirements are met.
Descriptors (primary) Spain; ships; legislation; fishing; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) radio communications; welfare facilities; deep-sea fishing; trawlers; first aid; responsibilities; lifeboats; accommodation; survival; comment on directive; check lists; escape means
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Fishing
Risk evaluation