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Document ID (ISN)101372
CIS number 03-155
Year 2002
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Sebastian L.P., Tubelonia R.M.
Title Building a culture of safety and health in the Cordilleras - Report of proceedings #2
Bibliographic information Department of Labor and Employment, Occupational Safety and Health Center, OSHC Building, North Avenue corner Agham Road, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines, Apr. 2002. 16p. Illus.
Abstract Brief summary of the activities undertaken in the course of a programme aimed at building a safety and health culture in rural mountainous regions of the Philippines, as discussed at a training course held in Baguio, Philippines, 1-5 Jan. 2002. These activities included the organization of a five-day occupational safety and health training course, a forum on occupational safety and health in the farming sector with an emphasis on working safely with pesticides, and the visits of two rural municipalities by occupational safety and health staff, during which films of farming hazards were presented and medical examinations of farm workers were carried out.
Descriptors (primary) health programmes; safety consciousness; agriculture; pesticides; safety programmes; Philippines
Descriptors (secondary) training of OSH personnel; informal sector; information dissemination; safety and health training; medical supervision; conference; developing countries; programme evaluation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvincePhilippines
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Safety culture and safety consciousness
Safety programmes
Psychological factors
Agriculture
Workplace health promotion
Agricultural chemicals