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Document ID (ISN)37386
CIS number 82-533
Year 1981
Convention or series no. Bestillingsnr. 168
Author(s)
Directorate of Labour Inspection (Direktoratet for arbeidstilsynet)
Title Work in confined spaces
Original title Arbeid i trange rom [in Norwegian]
Bibliographic information Postboks 8103 Dep., Oslo 1, Norway, June 1981. 5p.
Abstract Sections of this directive cover: poisoning hazards (due to residues in tanks and toxic gases resulting from welding, etc.), and causes of toxic hazards; fire hazards due to an oxygen-rich atmosphere; safety measures for work in confined spaces (cleaning and degassing, ventilation, supplied-air respiratory equipment, monitoring of oxygen concentration, rescue harnesses, etc.); first-aid in cases of poisoning.
Descriptors (primary) Norway; welding and cutting; work in confined spaces
Descriptors (secondary) fire hazards; toxic gases; oxygen; directive; welding fumes
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceNorway
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Welding and cutting
Confined spaces