|Document ID (ISN)||109080|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1262-4055 - Préventique-Sécurité
|Convention or series no.
||Phan Chan Thé E.
||Addictive behaviour and safety-critical jobs
||Conduites addictives et postes de sécurité [in French]|
||Jan.-Feb. 2008, No.97, p.76-81. Illus.
||This article discusses the management of addictive behaviour in occupational settings, with an emphasis on screening for the abuse of drugs and alcohol among persons assigned to safety-critical jobs. Two examples of safety-critical jobs are presented: truck drivers and dock handlers. The article also presents various statistics that help understand the importance and the severity of the problem of substance addiction in France.
||drug dependence; dock work; France; safety rules; drivers; manual handling; risk factors; psychology and sociology
||alcoholism; trucks; medical examinations; causes of accidents; drug testing
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
Alcohol and drug abuse