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Document ID (ISN)27795
CIS number 77-1446
ISSN - Serial title 0378-5882 - Official Bulletin - Bulletin officiel
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Recommendation concerning the improvement of standards in merchant ships.
Original title Recommandations concernant l'amélioration des normes sur les navires marchands. [in French]
Bibliographic information Recommendation 155, International Labour Conference, Geneva. International Labour Office, 1211 Genève, Switzerland, 1977, Vol.60, Series A, No.1, p.25-27.
Abstract This Recommendation, adopted on 11 Nov. 1976, concerns all sea-going ships, publicly or privately owned, engaged in the transport of cargo or passengers, and sea-going tugs. It is recommended that Member States of the ILO should take steps, by stages if necessary, to ensure that national laws or regulations and collective agreements contain provisions at least equivalent to the instruments referred to in the appendix to the Recommendation: inter alia, the Food and Catering (Ship's Crews) Convention, 1946 (No.68); Accommodation of Crews (Supplementary Provisions) Convention, 1970 (No.133); Prevention of Accidents (Seafarers) Convention, 1970 (No.134); IMCO/ILO Document for Guidance, 1975, etc.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; welfare facilities; sea transport; ships; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) nutrition; directive; canteens; accommodation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Nutrition
Water transportation