Accession Number : ADA400382


Title :   Longshoring Industry


Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF LABOR WASHINGTON DC OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA400382


Report Date : 2001


Pagination or Media Count : 291


Abstract : This booklet provides a generic, non exhaustive overview of a particular standards-related topic. This publication does not itself alter or determine compliance responsibilities, which are set forth in OSHA standards themselves, and the Occupational Safety and Health Act. Moreover, because interpretations and enforcement policy may change over time, for additional guidance on OSHA compliance requirements, the reader should consult current administrative interpretations and decisions by the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission and the courts. Material contained in this publication is in the public domain and may be reproduced, fully or partially, without the permission of the Federal Government. Source credit is requested but not required. This document concerns the longshoring industry, including marine terminal operations, cargo handling, personnel protection, and safety and health regulations for longshoring.


Descriptors :   *SAFETY , *CARGO HANDLING , *MARINE TERMINALS , INDUSTRIES , JOBS , POLICIES , UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT , HEALTH , PROTECTION , PERSONNEL , REGULATIONS.


Subject Categories : SURFACE TRANSPORTATION AND EQUIPMENT
      LOGISTICS, MILITARY FACILITIES AND SUPPLIES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE