|Document ID (ISN)||111848|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
|Convention or series no.
||Hahn M.G., Pule T., Sutherland D.K.B., Schutte S., Rees D., Murray J., Grainger L., Herrera-Montero V., Cárdenas P.
||Apr. 2011, Vol.21, No.1, p.1-19 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
||Mining.pdf [in English]
||Collection of articles on occupational safety and health in mines of relevance to African countries. Topics covered: mining activities and occupational safety and health at work; occupational injuries in a gold mining company in Ghana; ergonomics as a practice for safe and healthy mining in South African mines; considerations when designing monitoring of silica-exposed miners in southern Africa; mine safety in Chile.
||Africa; ILO; occupational safety and health; mining industry; risk factors; developing countries
||Ghana; South Africa; Chile; silica; ergonomics; medical supervision; frequency rates; statistical trends
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Mining and quarrying
OSH in developing countries