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Document ID (ISN)106216
CIS number 07-140
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational safety and health in action. Jewellery: Production and sales
Original title La prévention en action. Les bijouteries: fabrication-vente [in French]
Bibliographic information Agence Nationale pour l'Amélioration des Conditions de Travail, 4, quai des Etroits, 69321 Lyon Cedex 05, France, Jun. 2006. 36p. Illus. 11 ref.
Internet access http://www.anact.fr/pls/portal/docs/1/19042.PDF [in French]
Abstract The purpose of this booklet is to offer guidance for the evaluation and prevention of occupational hazards in the jewellery manufacturing and sales sector. It is aimed at the heads of establishments as well as at workers and their representatives. It addresses the five steps of the prevention approach: preparation; hazard evaluation; definition of the action plan; implementation of the action plan; evaluation of the approach. Appendices include the main French laws and regulations, together with examples of a hazard evaluation checklist and a preventive action programme.
Descriptors (primary) hazard evaluation; plant safety and health organization; jewellery manufacture; retail trade
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; legal aspects; safety guides; check lists; France
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Other industries and occupations
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Retail industry
Glass, pottery and related materials