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Document ID (ISN)45875
CIS number 86-827
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Title Manual of occupational accident prevention for dockworkers in the port of Santos (State of São Paulo)
Original title Manual de prevenção de acidentes do trabalho para trabalhadores avulsos do Porto de Santos - São Paulo [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Fundacentro, C.P. 11484, CEP 05499 São Paulo, SP, Brazil, 1983. 39p. Illus.
Abstract This manual, written and illustrated in a very simple way, is aimed at dockworkers in Brazil (in particular, at those working in the port of Santos). All aspects of safety in dock work are covered, including watching where you go, proper lifting and carrying, proper use of tools, wearing of safety gloves, cleaning work and knowledge of labels.
Descriptors (primary) dock work; safe working methods; loading and unloading; harbours
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; protective gloves; lifting of loads; Brazil; slippery floors; developing countries; ramps; cleaning; hand tools; manuals; warning notices; access to workplaces
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation