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Document ID (ISN)105307
CIS number 06-866
ISBN(s) 92-2-118207-X (En); 92-2-218207-3 (fr); 92-2-318207-7 (es)
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Title Proposed consolidated maritime labour Convention: Frequently asked questions
Original title Projet de convention du travail maritime consolidée: questions fréquentes [in French]
Proyecto de convenio refundido sobre el trabajo marítimo: preguntas frecuentes [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2005.12p.
Internet access http://www.ilo.org/public/spanish/dialogue/sector/papers/maritime/consol-faq.pdf [in Spanish]
http://www.ilo.org/public/english/dialogue/sector/papers/maritime/consol-faq.pdf [in English]
http://www.ilo.org/public/french/dialogue/sector/papers/maritime/consol-faq.pdf [in French]
Abstract This brochure contains a series of questions and answers that are intended to provide a quick overview of the proposed maritime labour Convention for those unfamiliar with the new instrument. It highlights the novel features of the proposed Convention: minimum requirements for seafarers to work on a ship; conditions of employment; accommodation and welfare facilities; health protection and social security; and compliance and enforcement.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; ships; employee rights; sea transport; international agreements; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) welfare facilities; medical supervision; enforcement
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation