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Dutch term or phrase:VCA
English translation:SCC
Entered by: balohan
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14:45 Feb 15, 2005
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Construction / Civil Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: VCA
VCA is an abbreviation which appears in a document relating to quality control health and safety in a multi-national firm's plant in Holland - i do not know if it is a regulation, certificate or an actual body
ablana
Local time: 07:14
Veiligheid, gezondheid en milieu Checklist Aannemers (VCA)
Explanation:
This seems to stand for "Veiligheid, gezondheid en milieu Checklist Aannemers".

The "gezondheid en milieu" are sometimes left out.

References:

Veiligheid, gezondheid en milieu Checklist Aannemers (VCA)

Het Veiligheid Checklist Aannemers (VCA) is een certificaat voor bedrijven die opdrachten moeten uitvoeren op plaatsen met een hoog veiligheidsrisico


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Note added at 9 mins (2005-02-15 14:54:39 GMT)
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English translation

The standard English translation is SCC (Safety Checklist for Contractors).
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balohan
Local time: 08:14
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4 +6Veiligheid, gezondheid en milieu Checklist Aannemers (VCA)balohan


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
Veiligheid, gezondheid en milieu Checklist Aannemers (VCA)


Explanation:
This seems to stand for "Veiligheid, gezondheid en milieu Checklist Aannemers".

The "gezondheid en milieu" are sometimes left out.

References:

Veiligheid, gezondheid en milieu Checklist Aannemers (VCA)

Het Veiligheid Checklist Aannemers (VCA) is een certificaat voor bedrijven die opdrachten moeten uitvoeren op plaatsen met een hoog veiligheidsrisico


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Note added at 9 mins (2005-02-15 14:54:39 GMT)
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English translation

The standard English translation is SCC (Safety Checklist for Contractors).


    Reference: http://www.provant.be/pvi/werken-met-derden/vcavcu.htm
    www.prorail.nl/ProRail/Zakenpartners/ VCA-certificaat+en+BTR.htm
balohan
Local time: 08:14
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in category: 4
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Siobhan Schoonhoff-Reilly: see http://www.vca.nl/english/intro/maininlhist.htm
26 mins

agree  Saskia Steur
1 hr

agree  Lawyer-Linguist
3 hrs

agree  xxxFullCircle
4 hrs

agree  Michael Joseph Wdowiak Beijer
2234 days

agree  Albert Gomperts: updated to the VCA website http://www.vca.nl/content.aspx?guid=7A1B7BE4-DB4E-4865-8DFE-...
2243 days
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