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Document ID (ISN)76989
CIS number 01-997
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Safety and health in the workplace: Information
Original title Sicherheit und Gesundheit am Arbeitsplatz: Informations [in German]
Sicurezza e salute nei luoghi di lavoro: Informazioni per i lavoratori stranieri [in Italian]
SÚcuritÚ et santÚ sur les lieux de travail: informations [in French]
Seguridad y salud en los puestos de trabajo: Informaciones [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Istituto Italiano di Medicina Sociale, Via Pasquale S. Mancini 28, 00916 Roma, Italy, 2000. 76p. Illus.
Abstract This information note in four languages is aimed at foreign workers in Italy. It explains the legal provisions applicable to occupational safety and health. It cites the most important provisions of the Italian laws 624/94 (see CIS 96-1531) et 242/96. Contents include: responsibilities of employers with respect to controlling hazards; role of workers' safety representatives; role of the company physician; role of safety delegates; responsibilities of employees; information and training of employees; safety signs; penalties imposed on companies violating safety standards; reporting and compensation of occupational accidents.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; training material; legislation; Italy
Descriptors (secondary) signalling and communications; training manuals; compensation of occupational accidents; penalties; medical supervision; information of personnel; comment on law; safety officers; safety and health committees; responsibilities; safety and health training; employee rights
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; Italy
Subject(s) Administration, legislation
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) OSH training