|Document ID (ISN)||73993|
|Convention or series no.
||U.S.-Mexico trade: The work environment at eight U.S.-owned maquiladora auto parts plants
||United States General Accounting Office, Washington, D.C. 20548, USA, Nov. 1993. 45p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
||Review of labour practices under the Mexican maquiladora programme. This report evaluates the safety and health work environment at eight USA-owned maquiladora auto parts plants; describes the Mexican system for safety and health oversight; and discusses U.S.-Mexican cooperative efforts to enhance working conditions. Topics: lead; chemical hazards; conditions of work; ergonomics; fire protection; hearing conservation; information of personnel; legislation; machinery; materials handling; mechanical hazards; Mexico; motor vehicle industry; noise level; notification of accidents and diseases; personal protective equipment; plant safety and health organization; repetitive work; report; respirators; USA; work in confined spaces.
||Mexico; plant safety and health organization; motor vehicle industry; conditions of work
||materials handling; information of personnel; report; noise level; lead; repetitive work; machinery; work in confined spaces; ergonomics; personal protective equipment; respirators; fire protection; chemical hazards; notification of accidents and diseases; mechanical hazards; legislation; hearing conservation; USA
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Motor vehicle manufacturing industry