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Document ID (ISN)105652
CIS number 06-1133
ISBN(s) 9971-88-689-B
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Title A guide to the Factories (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations [Singapore]
Bibliographic information Occupational Safety and Health Division, Ministry of Manpower, 18 Havelock Road 03-02, Singapore 059764, Republic of Singapore, rev. ed. 2005. 29p.
Abstract This guide explains the responsibilities of employers, owners and contractors in shipbuilding and ship repairing under the Factories (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations 1994 (see CIS 95-10, amendments in CIS 00-12). Main topics covered: notification of work; safety supervision and coordination functions; workplace safety; electrical safety; hazardous work; safety training; permit-to-work systems; control of hazardous materials; shift hand-over procedures; welding and cutting; scaffolds; lifts; cranes; derricks; safety management systems and audits; materials handling.
Descriptors (primary) Singapore; shipyards; legislation; shipbuilding industry; maintenance and repair
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; dangerous substances; dangerous work; scaffolds; safety and health training; comment on law; welding and cutting; safety audits; permits-to-work; electrical safety
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSingapore
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Shipbuliding and ship repair