|Document ID (ISN)||28272|
|Convention or series no.
||Directives concerning occupational safety and health measures for loading and unloading ships and dock work in general
||Anvisningar om skyddsåtgärder vid lastning och lossning av fartyg samt vid terminalarbete i hamn [in Swedish]|
||Anvisningar nr 1, National Board of Occupational Safety and Health (Arbetarskyddsstyrelsen), Fack, 10026 Stockholm 34, Sweden, Mar. 1977. 102p. Illus. Price: Swe-Cr.15.30.
||Contents of these directives (entry into force: 1 July 1977): co-ordination between 2 or more employers or contractors of dock workers; responsibilities and legal liability; work planning and management (duties of supervisors, gang leaders, slingers, crane operators, etc.); standards to be met by dockside area and access to ship, to holds, etc.; lighting; lifting equipment (safety by design, inspection, periodic checks, slings, lifting tackle, pallets, containers, etc.); handling of loads (slinging; lifting; stacking, stowing and securing of cargo; hatchways; fork lift trucks; dangerous substances, etc.); personal protective equipment and life-saving equipment. Texts of a number of standards and directives concerning the inspection of lifting equipment, handling and securing of containers and handling of dangerous substances are appended.
||Sweden; sea transport; harbours; dock work
||dangerous substances; responsibilities; securing of loads; access to workplaces; slinging of loads; hatchways; ships; loading and unloading; industrial trucks; lifting equipment; rescue equipment; personal protective equipment; safe working methods; inspection; directive; periodical checks; lighting
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Sweden|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations