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Document ID (ISN)76536
CIS number 01-475
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Title A guide to the Factories (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations [Singapore]
Bibliographic information Department of Industrial Safety, Ministry of Manpower, 18 Havelock Road 03-02, Singapore 059764, Republic of Singapore, 1999. 31p.
Abstract This guide provides a detailed outline of the responsibilities employers, owners and contractors in shipbuilding and ship repairing resulting from Singapore's 1994 Factories (Shipbuilding and Ship-repairing) Regulations (see CIS 95-10, amendments in CIS 00-12). Main topics covered: notification of work; safety supervision and coordination functions; workplace safety; electrical safety; hazardous work; safety training; permit-to-work systems; control of hazardous materials; shift handing-over procedures; welding and cutting; scaffolds; lifts; cranes; derricks; safety management systems and audits; work in closed spaces.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; Singapore; legislation; maintenance and repair; shipbuilding industry; shipyards
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; electricity; dangerous work; hazard identification; safety and health training; welding and cutting; permits-to-work; supervision of dangerous work; comment on law
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSingapore
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Shipbuliding and ship repair