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Document ID (ISN)52626
CIS number 89-1412
Year 1983
Convention or series no. OSHA 2232
Title Longshoring industry: OSHA Safety and Health Standards Digest [USA]
Bibliographic information US Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC 20210, USA, Rev. ed., Sep. 1983. 256p.
Abstract This digest covers safety and health standards applying to the longshoring industry. Its main constituents are: 29 CFR Part 1917 - Safety and health regulations for marine terminals (marine terminal operations, cargo handling gear and equipment, specialised terminals, personal protection, terminal facilities, related terminal operations and equipment); and 29 CFR Part 1918 - Safety and health regulations for longshoring (general, gangways, gear certification, means of access, working surfaces, opening and closing hatches, cargo handling, general working conditions, personal protective equipment).
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; occupational safety; legislation; dock work; harbours; USA
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; derricks; standard; law; personal protective equipment
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Compendia of laws and derivative regulations
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation