Health Protection and Medical Care (Seafarers) Convention, 1987

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ILO Convention
C164
Health Protection and Medical Care (Seafarers) Convention, 1987
Date of adoption October 8, 1987
Date in force January 11, 1991
Classification Safety, Health and Welfare
Subject Seafarers
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Health Protection and Medical Care (Seafarers) Convention, 1987 is an International Labour Organization Convention.

It was established in 1987, with the preamble stating:

Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to health protection and medical care for seafarers,...

Ratifications[edit]

As of 2013, the convention has been ratified by 15 states. Of the ratifying states, seven have subsequently denounced the treaty.

Revision[edit]

The principles of the convention were revised and incorporated into the Maritime Labour Convention.

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