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Safety and health in dock work.

International Labour Office.

Safety and health in dock work.

by International Labour Office.

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Published by The Office in Geneva .
Written in English

  • Stevedores.,
  • Loading and unloading -- Safety measures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    SeriesILO codes of practice
    LC ClassificationsHD7269.L6 I6 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4276956M
    LC Control Number78302633

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