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Document ID (ISN)112258
CIS number 12-0018
ISBN(s) 978-92-9191-406-7
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Title Foresight of new and emerging risks to occupational safety and health associated with new technologies in green jobs by 2020
Bibliographic information European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, Gran Vía 33, 48009 Bilbao, Spain, 2011. 55p. Illus. 21 ref.
Internet access Foresight_of_new_and_emerging_risks_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
Abstract This report describes the work carried out in the first phase of a project aimed at identifying key contextual drivers of change that could contribute to creating new and emerging risks associated with new technologies in green jobs within ten years. The report serves as an interim report to the whole project, which has several phases.
Descriptors (primary) European Union; occupational safety and health; green jobs; neighbourhood protection; risk factors; new technologies
Descriptors (secondary) limitation of exposure; safe working methods; public OSH institutions; glossary; report
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union
Subject(s) Generalities
Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
New technologies
Browse category(ies) Exposure evaluation
Risk evaluation
Biotechnology industry
Nanotechnology and nanoparticles