|Document ID (ISN)||107124|
|Convention or series no.
||Safety (accidents, falls, slips...)
||Sécurité (accidents, chutes, glissades...) [in French]|
Veiligheid (ongevallen, vallen...) [in Dutch]
||Service public fédéral Emploi, Travail et Concertation sociale, rue Ernest Blerot I, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium, 2005. 88p. Illus. 73 ref.
||http://www.werk.belgie.be/WorkArea/showcontent.aspx?id=4268 [in Dutch]
http://www.emploi.belgique.be/WorkArea/showcontent.aspx?id=4268 [in French]
||The objective of the SOBANE approach (screening, observation, analysis and evaluation) is to ensure occupational safety and health by means of a systematic analysis of occupational hazards. This booklet presents the SOBANE approach applied to the prevention of falls. Following a review of general aspects of occupational safety and health management, it explains how to proceed with the observation, analysis and evaluation, together with the qualifications required for carrying out these steps. The following topics are summarized on information sheets: state of flooring; passageways; lighting of emergency exits; work areas; stairways; falls of persons and objects; ladders.
||Belgium; falls from heights; falls on the level; hazard evaluation
||falls of persons; protection against falls from heights; lighting; walkways; flooring; fall arresters; stairs; ladders; falling objects; legislation; data sheet; slippery floors
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||Belgium|
||Materials handling and storage
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
||Falls from heights