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Document ID (ISN)36988
CIS number 82-259
ISSN - Serial title 0787-3182 - Finlands författningssamling - Suomen säädöskokoelma
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Title Council of State Decree on the working environment on board ships
Original title Valtioneuvoston päätös työympäristöstä aluksessa [in Finnish]
Statsrådets beslut om arbetsmiljön på fartyg [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information 11 June 1981, No.417, p.747-758.
Abstract This decree (entry into force: 1 July 1981) applies to vessels of 100t and over and covers the working environment in general (protection against harmful physical agents, layout and equipment of work premises, safety of mechanical equipment, lighting, heating and ventilation, noise and vibration protection, protection against ionising radiation), certain specific areas and installations (gangways, chainlocker, ship's store), and communication ways and work platforms (access to vessel, stairs and ladders, access to ship's cranes, holds, etc.). CIS has only the Swedish-language version.
Descriptors (primary) Finland; sea transport; ships
Descriptors (secondary) vibration control; radiation protection; safe layout; platforms; indoor communication ways; stairs; fixed ladders; noise control; ventilation; personal protective equipment; heating; law; artificial lighting
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceFinland
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation