|Document ID (ISN)||112505|
||978-92-2-124970-2 (en); 978-92-2-224970-1 (fr); 978-92-2-324970-0 (es)
|Convention or series no.
||Safety and health in agriculture
||La sécurité et la santé dans l'agriculture [in French]|
Seguridad y salud en la agricultura [in Spanish]
||ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2011. xx, 327p. 57 ref.
||Safety_and_health_in_agriculture_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
La_sécurité_et_la_santé_dans_l'agriculture_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in French]
Seguridad_y_salud_en_la_agricultura_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in Spanish]
||This code of practice is intended to raise awareness of the hazards and risks associated with agriculture and promote their effective management and control; to help prevent occupational accidents and diseases and improve the working environment in practice; to encourage governments, employers, workers and other stakeholders to cooperate to prevent accidents and diseases; to promote more positive attitudes and behaviour towards occupational safety and health in agriculture throughout the sector; ensure that good workplace health and safety practices are applied to all workers in the workplace regardless of age or gender. The code was adopted by an international group of experts meeting in Geneva from 25 to 29 October 2010.
||ILO; hazard evaluation; limitation of exposure; safe working methods; agriculture
||vibration; noise; agricultural equipment; ergonomics; first aid; personal protective equipment; safety and health training; information of personnel; welfare facilities; role of government; handling of animals; chemical hazards; biological hazards; glossary; conference
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work