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Document ID (ISN)76161
CIS number 01-52
Year 2000
Convention or series no. INDS28(rev.)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Health and safety on floating fish farm installations
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., Feb. 2000. 14p. Illus. 13 ref.
Abstract This booklet provides guidance on the design, construction and safe use of floating fish farm installations, including fish pens or cages, walkways, gangways, vehicle ways, land access ways and shelters. Topics covered include: construction and maintenance of installations; guardrails and working surfaces; safety and rescue equipment; weather protective clothing; shelters; lighting; electrical hazards; radio communications; manual handling; lifting operations; facilities; first aid; health hazards; diving operations; training and supervision; sea conditions; navigation markers; boats; legislation applicable in the United Kingdom. Replaces CIS 97-1476.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; fish farming; safety by design; floating plant; training material; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) lighting; motor boats; leptospirosis; railings; safety guides; shelters; weather protective clothing; legislation; safety lighting
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) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Livestock rearing
OSH training