|Document ID (ISN)||57159|
|Convention or series no.
||Arab Institute for OSH No.16
||Occupational health and safety of workers in the petroleum sector in the Arab States
||As-sihha wa s-salaamatu l-mihniiya li l-(aamaliin fii qitaa(i n-naft fii l-watani l-(arabiyy [in Arabic]|
||Arab Labour Office, Arab Institute for Occupational Health and Safety, P.O. Box 5770, Damascus, Syria, 1990. 200p.
||Part 1: responses to an ALO questionnaire from Bahrain, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Syria (separate government and trade union replies) and Yemen. Topics: national legislation, occupational health services, surveillance of the work environment, accident prevention, training and propaganda, directives and other publications, results of the questionnaire, conclusions. Part 2: discussion of the results for various operations (drilling, transportation, etc.); typical hazards and occupational diseases; preventive measures; environmental issues.
||Bahrain; occupational hygiene; occupational safety; Iraq; developing countries; Syrian Arab Republic; Yemen; petroleum and natural gas industry; Saudi Arabia
||health programmes; report; ALO; conditions of work; labour inspection; neighbourhood protection; safety programmes; plant health services; legislation; questionnaire survey
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Syrian Arab Republic|
||Chemicals, plastics and rubber
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Petroleum and natural gas industry
OSH in developing countries