ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Français | Español

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)38429
CIS number 82-1731
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Ministry of Labour, National OSH Institute (Ministério do Trabalho, FUNDACENTRO)
Title Manuel of safety, hygiene and medicine for agricultural work
Original title Manual de segurança, higiene e medicina do trabalho rural [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information FUNDACENTRO, 539 Al. Barão de Limeira, São Paulo, Brazil, 1978. 185p. Illus. 96 ref.
Abstract Contents of this advanced training manual: socio-economic aspects of rural work; occupational accidents in farming; occupational hazards (agriculture); accident causes; types of accidents; elimination of accident causes; reporting of accidents and accident statistics; occupational safety in rural work (tractors, agricultural machines and equipment, hand tools, power-driven hand tools, fires, organic waste, electricity, transportation, principal crops); personal protective equipment; occupational health and hygiene; occupational medicine in agriculture (hazards, occupational diseases: physical, chemical and biological pathogenic agents, zoonoses; parasite diseases; pesticides); first aid; OSH training; commentary on Brazilian legislation concerning occupational accidents; glossary.
Descriptors (primary) agriculture; occupational safety and health
Descriptors (secondary) power-driven hand tools; safety and health training; Brazil; occupational diseases; parasitic diseases; electricity; zoonoses; fire hazards; pesticides; agricultural equipment; tractors; crop protection; hand tools; training manuals; statistics; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; types of accident; safety service records; causes of accidents; legislation; occupational accidents
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Zoonoses
Bacterial and parasitic diseases