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Document ID (ISN)100148
CIS number 02-1185
ISSN - Serial title 0271-3586 - American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Bull N., Riise T., Moen B.E.
Title Mechanisms of occupational injuries reported to insurance companies in Norway from 1991 to 1996
Bibliographic information Mar. 2001, Vol.39, No.3, p.312-319. Illus. 20 ref.
Abstract An analytical study of the occupational injury claims made to insurance companies in Norway (1991-1996).Most frequent injury events were falls affecting both sexes and all occupational groups; the incidence rate increased with age. Some preventive measures are recommended.
Descriptors (primary) falls of persons; Norway; age-linked differences; safety programmes; injuries
Descriptors (secondary) statistical evaluation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceNorway
Subject(s) Statistics
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Safety programmes