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Document ID (ISN)29181
CIS number 78-847
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Duberštejn A.M., Aleksandrov V.A.
Title Occupational safety in seaports
Original title Bezopasnost' truda v morskih portah [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo "Transport", Basmannyj tup. 6a, Moskva, USSR, 1977. 137p. Illus. 12 ref. Price: Rbl.0.48.
Abstract Contents of this practical manual: principal causes of accidents in loading and unloading ships, and their prevention (slinging, cranes, etc.); safe methods of cargo loading and unloading on board ship: safe loading and unloading of railway trucks; safe handling and stacking methods in warehouses and storage areas; safe handling of materials in crates, sacks, drums, bales, reels (paper); handling of metal cargoes (ingots, sheet metal, scrap); handling of containers; dangerous cargoes (explosive subtances, compressed or liquefied gases, flammable liquids, etc.); handling of timber (logs, planks, etc.); bulk cargoes.
Descriptors (primary) materials handling; ships; harbours; dock work
Descriptors (secondary) occupational safety; scrap metal handling; bagged materials handling; USSR; slinging of loads; containers; timber handling; bale handling; wagons; reeled materials handling; sheet materials handling; bulk materials handling; box handling; drum handling; loading and unloading; manuals; dangerous substances
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation