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Document ID (ISN)27794
CIS number 77-1445
ISSN - Serial title 0378-5882 - Official Bulletin - Bulletin officiel
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Recommendation concerning the protection of young seafarers.
Original title Recommandation concernant la protection des jeunes marins. [in French]
Bibliographic information Recommendation 153, International Labour Conference, Geneva. International Labour Office, 1211 Genève, Switzerland, 1977, Vol.60, Series A, No.1, p.18-22.
Abstract This Recommendation, adopted on 11 Nov. 1976, concerns all crew members under 18 years employed on vessels other than fishing vessels, whalers and ships of war, and contains provisions concerning: hours of permitted duty and rest periods; occupational safety, health education (lifting, moving or carrying heavy loads or objects; entry into boilers, tanks and cofferdams; exposure to harmful noise and vibration levels; operating hoisting and other power machinery and tools, or acting as signallers; handling mooring or tow lines or ground tackle; rigging; work aloft or on deck in heavy weather; night-watchman duties; servicing of electrical equipment; exposure to potentially harmful materials or harmful physical agents, dangerous or toxic substances, and ionising radiations; cleaning of catering machinery; handling or taking charge of ships' boats); training, etc.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; young persons; sea transport; ships
Descriptors (secondary) harmful physical agents; occupational safety; harmful substances; manual lifting; directive; work in confined spaces; hours of work; limitation of exposure; dangerous work
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation