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Document ID (ISN)59609
CIS number 93-184
Year 1991
Convention or series no. Undersökningsrapport 1991:17
Author(s) Laflamme L.
Title The multivariate analysis of accident data as a basis for safety planning. Its application to accidents encountered by blue-collar workers in a Swedish automobile and truck factory
Bibliographic information Arbetsmiljöinstitutet, Förlagstjänst, 171 84 Solna, Sweden, 1991. 130p. Illus. 26 ref.
Abstract This report describes the multivariate analysis of data collected from occupational accident registers on 537 accidents occurring during a two-year period at a large automobile and truck factory in Sweden. Nine accident classes are described along with the distribution of accidents by workshop, occupation and main task performed. The contribution of this type of analysis to safety planning is discussed.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; motor vehicle industry; Sweden
Descriptors (secondary) analysis of accident causes; report; statistical evaluation; types of accident; accident research
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceSweden
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Motor vehicle manufacturing industry