|Document ID (ISN)||107227|
|Convention or series no.
||Case studies on the impact of mechanisation and the use of chemicals on safety and health in agriculture
||International Labour Office, Working Conditions and Environment Department, Occupational Safety and Health Branch, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, Jan. 1989. 257p. Bibl.ref.
||These case studies were developed in ten countries in Africa and Asia with a view to identifying the problems and orienting national and international action. The general outline of each monograph is as follows: agricultural workforce; agricultural products; traditional work practices; modern work practices with special regard to machinery and agrochemicals; existing infrastructure for the provision of advice on the use of machinery and agrochemicals; hazards and injuries; safety and health practice; conclusions on the need for preventive action.
||agricultural chemicals; ILO; agriculture; agricultural equipment; mechanization
||Indonesia; India; livestock rearing; Burkina Faso; Côte d'Ivoire; Cameroon; supply of information; Pakistan; Tanzania, United Republic of; case study; Angola; crop farming; Kenya
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
Mechanical hazards, transport