|Document ID (ISN)||51151|
|Convention or series no.
||Statutory Instruments 1988 No.1655
||Health and Safety - The Docks Regulations 1988 [United Kingdom]
||HMSO Publications Centre, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1988. 13p. Price: GBP 2.60.
||These regulations impose health, safety and welfare requirements with respect to dock operations. They cover: safe planning and execution of dock operations; lighting; means of access, ladders and fencing; safety requirements for vessels transporting persons to workplaces; rescue, life-saving and fire-fighting equipment; qualifications of drivers and lifting appliance operators; proper servicing and operation of vehicles; safety of lifting equipment; entry into confined spaces; welfare amenities; protective helmets and high visibility clothing; obligation to report defective equipment. Certain sections of the Factories Act 1961 are modified.
||occupational safety and health; harbours; United Kingdom; dock work
||fire fighting; lighting; first-aid and rescue organization; access to workplaces; confined spaces; law; ladders; lifting equipment; personal protective equipment; qualifications; ships
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations