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Document ID (ISN)43617
CIS number 85-559
ISBN(s) 92-2-103756-8
Year 1984
Convention or series no. OSH Series No.52
Author(s) Bryant M.
Title Success with occupational safety programmes
Bibliographic information International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1984. 148p. Illus. Price: SF.17.50.
Abstract Detailed description of the factors responsible for successful occupational safety programmes. Contents: keys to success (leadership, commitment, direction); model elements (information services, defined standards, performance controls, hazard definition, local control plans, organisational system, OSH policy); creation of a policy; management organisation; examples of successful programmes (with sample guidelines and questionnaires); small companies; programmes in the construction industry; the setting of operational standards; monitoring (accidents involving injury, accident investigation, audit systems, value of joint consultation). Sample objectives and functions for safety committees and representatives are given.
Descriptors (primary) safety programmes; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) hazard criteria; safety and health propaganda; small enterprises; permissible levels; construction industry; plant safety organization; safety planning; accident investigation; role of management; workers' participation; safety officers; safety and health committees; responsibilities of employees; information services; responsibilities of employers
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Safety programmes
Workers' participation