|Document ID (ISN)||104489|
|Convention or series no.
||Vessel design considerations for stevedore safety
||Port Skills and Safety Ltd., Africa House, 64-78 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6AH, United Kingdom, 2004. 17p. Illus. 26 ref.
||http://www.saferports.org.uk/assets/RIS6.pdf [in English]
||This safety guide identifies the hazards and difficulties involved in container lashing operations on board ships and offers possible solutions. Topics covered include: hatch covers and access to work stations; lashing gear and planning; design of lashing platforms; safety barriers; design of fixed ladders. Legal considerations in the United Kingdom and Europe are outlined.
||securing of loads; dock work; loading and unloading; harbours; ships; United Kingdom
||walkways; legal aspects; access to workplaces; hatchways; safety by design; railings; safety guides; fixed ladders; loading platforms
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Transport and communications
Materials handling and storage
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
Industries and occupations