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Document ID (ISN)34633
CIS number 80-1811
ISBN(s) 0-11-883302-2
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
UK Health and Safety Executive.
Title Container terminals - Safe working practices.
Bibliographic information HS(G)Series, HM Stationery Office, PO box 569, London SE1 9NH, United Kingdom, 1980. 23p. Price: ú0.75.
Abstract This booklet gives guidance to employers and workers in places where straddle carriers and other mechanical handling appliances are used, and conforms generally with the recommendations of the revised ILO code of practice on safety and health in dock work (CIS 79-834). Contents: container terminal area; movement control systems; medical requirements for drivers; training of drivers; container handling; pedestrians; operational and safe areas; emergencies; model permit-to-enter system; glossary.
Descriptors (primary) dock work; container handling; harbours; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) outdoor communication ways; road vehicles; directive; medical supervision; straddle trucks
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation