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Document ID (ISN)105561
CIS number 06-1127
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Chaumette P., et al.
Title Prevention of occupational hazards in fishing
Original title La prévention des risques professionnels à la pêche [in French]
Bibliographic information Observatoire des droits des marins, Maison des sciences de l'homme "Ange-Guépin", 21 boulevard Gaston Doumergue, BP 76235-44262 Nantes Cedex 2, France, 2005. 275p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: EUR 10.00.
Abstract Proceedings of a conference on the prevention of occupational hazards in fishing at sea held in Nantes, France, on 17-18 March 2005. Papers cover issues concerning the fishing industry both in France and in other countries. Topics include: general aspects of occupational safety and health of fishermen; the informal sector in developing countries; illegal fishing; piracy; legal aspects; and conditions of work. Some papers are in English or Spanish.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; fishing; sea transport; France
Descriptors (secondary) informal sector; violence; occupational diseases; Kenya; legal aspects; Spain; ILO; European Union; Italy; conditions of work; work time schedules; causes of accidents; medical examinations; conference; developing countries; social aspects; Chile
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Violence and terrorism
Water transportation
Fishing