|Document ID (ISN)||54579|
|Convention or series no.
||Work in gravel and sand pits [Norway]
||Arbeid i grus- og sandtak [in Norwegian]|
||Direktoratet for arbeidstilsynet, Postboks 8103 Dep., 0032 Oslo 1, Norway, 2nd ed., Feb. 1990. 10p. 18 ref.
||This directive contains guidance on how to achieve safe working conditions in gravel and sand pits. Coverage: excavation work and prevention of dangerous landslides; measures for the prevention of transportation accidents; machinery; blasting in gravel and sand pits; dust control; lighting; first aid and personal protective equipment; work-rooms and welfare facilities; permits to work; evaluation of different types of soil in gravel and sand pits. A list of relevant Norwegian laws, directives and standards is appended.
||occupational safety; quarrying industry; Norway; trenching and excavating
||first-aid equipment; dust control; lighting; protection against landslides; welfare facilities; earthmoving equipment; in-plant transport; soil stability; personal protective equipment; directive; permits-to-work; shotfiring and blasting
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Norway|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Trenching and excavating
Mining and quarrying