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Document ID (ISN)25989
CIS number 76-1738
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Ministry of Social Affairs (Ministerie van sociale zaken), Den Haag.
Title Annual reports of the Inspectorate of Dock Labour, 1971-1973 inclusive
Original title Jaarverslag inspectie van de havenarbeid - 1971 tot en met 1973 [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information Labour Inspectorate, General Directorate of Labour (Arbeidsinspectie, Directoraat-Generaal van de Arbeid), Postbus 69, Voorburg, Netherlands, Sep. 1975. 36p. Illus.
Abstract A general survey of the work done by the Netherlands Dock Labour Inspectorate with particular reference to the application of dock labour legislation and other relevant regulations. The main body of the reports is devoted to occupational safety and health inspection in the docks: cranes, hoists and tackle; penalties for infringement of safety regulations; hazardous substances; belt conveyors; forklift trucks; bale-grappling spreaders; accidents due to loading booms; hatches, ladders; slinging; incorrect storage; hazards in unloading timber; dock transport; fire and explosion hazards; personal protective equipment; unsafe work practices; injury due to wearing rings, etc. A chapter is devoted to accident prevention campaigns, vocational training and welfare.
Descriptors (primary) Netherlands; labour inspection; dock work
Descriptors (secondary) occupational safety; dangerous substances; report; fire hazards; vocational training; explosion hazards; penalties; loading and unloading; fork-lift trucks; belt conveyors; cranes; personal protective equipment; legislation; storage
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation
Labour inspection