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Document ID (ISN)77909
CIS number 02-389
ISBN(s) 2-7389-0829-2
Year 2000
Convention or series no. INRS TJ 20 - Aide-mémoire juridique n°20
Author(s) Ménard A., Petit J.M.
Title Fire prevention at the workplace [France]
Original title Prévention des incendies sur les lieux de travail [France] [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sécurité (INRS), 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris cedex 14, France, 2000. 27p. Illus. 13 ref.
Abstract Synthesis of safety and hygiene regulations applicable to fire prevention at the workplace. Contents: provisions applicable equally to workplaces used for the fist time and to existing workplaces; rules applicable to new buildings (responsibilities of owners); provisions applicable to existing workplaces (responsibilities of management). These provisions apply in particular to relocations, heating of work premises, buildings where flammable materials are stored or handled, smoke evacuation, fire prevention and firefighting.
Descriptors (primary) responsibilities of employers; France; role of management; fire prevention; legislation; premises
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; flammable substances; comment on law; smoke vents; heating; storage
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires