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Document ID (ISN)108178
CIS number 08-606
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Cheneau V.
Title Seafarers - Occupational safety and health goes to sea
Original title Les travailleurs de la mer - La prÚvention s'amarine [in French]
Bibliographic information Feb. 2008, No.681, p.16-28. Illus.
Abstract Topics addressed in the collection of articles on the hazards of working at sea: hazards caused by understaffing which leads to risk-taking; day-to-day account of a 15-day fishing campaign on board a trawler; key statistics of occupational accidents and diseases among French seafarers; remote medical consultation; stability of vessels at sea; hazards related to older vessels; occupational safety and health (noise attenuation on ships, first aid, personal protective equipment).
Descriptors (primary) deep-sea fishing; sea transport; conditions of work; France
Descriptors (secondary) occupational accidents; occupational diseases; statistical trends; trawlers; medical treatment; first aid; personal protective equipment; drowning; sound attenuation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation
Fishing