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Document ID (ISN)63433
CIS number 94-1869
Year 1994
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG177L
Health and Safety Executive
Title Health and safety guide for gamekeepers
Bibliographic information HSE Books, PO Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, July 1994. 12p. Illus. 11 ref.
Abstract Contents of this guide: legal requirements; training; work environment; provision of first aid; duties to the public; control of hazardous chemicals; use of cyanide gassing powders; off-road transport; use of guns; chainsaws; overhead power lines; general health hazards (Weil's disease, Lyme disease, dust, tetanus); burning moorland vegetation; pheasant rearing; deer stalking (handling and treatment of carcasses); work on inland waters.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; game propagation; hunting; safety and health engineering
Descriptors (secondary) tetanus; Weil's disease; bacterial diseases; Lyme disease; logging and forestry operations; dust; responsibilities; chemical hazards; health hazards; handling of animals; replaced; data sheet; ditch clearing
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Hunting
Bacterial and parasitic diseases