SerTan ® 03-May-2017 02:16

Code of practice on safety and health in ports

Year: 2017
Language: english
Author: ILO
Genre: Guide
Publisher: ILO
Format: PDF
Quality: eBook
Pages count: 320
Description: This code is intended to be a concise set of recommendations based on good practice in the industry. The advice should be useful to all bodies and persons concerned with safety and health in port work.
Much of the guidance in the code reflects long-established standards in the industry, advice on various matters has been updated to reflect modern standards in ports and other industries, for example lighting and the height of fencing.
It is recognized that, there should be no difficulty in applying the revised recommendations in the code to new equipment, there may be difficulties in applying some of them to existing equipment. Wherever it is practical to do so, such equipment should be brought into compliance with the code as soon as practicable, for example during a major refit or replacement.
It is recognized that employers, workers or their representatives should cooperate and consult each other in respect of safety and health matters. Subject to this, the code should encourage employers and workers to do so with a view to promoting and practising a preventative safety and health culture and continuously improving the safety and health of all workers in the port facility.

Code of practice on safety and health in ports 2017.pdf


Similar releases

A Guide To Good Practice On Port Marine Operations - UK - Department For Transport [2013, PDF]
Code of practice on security in ports - IMO+ILO [2003, PDF]
Safety and health in ports - ILO [2005, PDF]
Safety in docks - HSE [2014, PDF]
Safety of pressure systems, Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 - Approved Code of Practice…
Guidance on The Storage of Dry Bulk Cargo - HSE [2010, PDF]
ILO code of practice: Safety and health in ports - ILO [2018, PDF]
HSE brief safety guides - HSE [2005, PDF]
Safety and Health in Shipbuilding and Ship Repair - ILO [2019, PDF]
Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seafarers – Amendment 7, October 2022 - Maritime &…
  • Reply

The time now is: Today 03:16

All times are GMT + 3 Hours