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Document ID (ISN)108932
CIS number 08-1338
ISSN - Serial title 1455-8459 - Barents - Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Copsey S., Schneider E., Holm L., Olkkonen S., Kurppa K., Danilina A., Pratt S., Lehtinen S.
Title Transport industry
Original title Promyšlennost' otrasl' [in Russian]
Bibliographic information 2008, Vol.11, No.2, p.38-63 (whole issue). Illus. 19 ref.
Internet access http://www.ttl.fi/NR/rdonlyres/9AE91C9E-51B5-4C54-94CA-D9D00398B490/0/Barents_2_08.pdf [in English]
Abstract Collection of articles on occupational safety and health in the transport sector of relevance to Russia and Nordic and Baltic countries. Contents: OSH and the transport sector; economic recovery in the transport sector in Sweden; cooperation for healthier working conditions among truck drivers in Finland; HIV/AIDS prevention in the road transport sector in Russia; global initiatives to prevent road traffic injury at work. Other topics: development of occupational health services; review of the XVIII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work (Seoul, Republic of Korea, 29 June - 2 July 2008).
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; Russian Federation; Nordic Countries; road transport; drivers; trucks; conditions of work; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) health programmes; Sweden; Finland; infectious hepatitis; cooperation; safety programmes; sex workers; conference; immunodeficiency syndrome
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSpain; Finland; ILO; Russian Federation; Sweden; USA
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Road transportation
Bacterial and parasitic diseases