|Document ID (ISN)||62935|
||0-87546-186-7(cloth); 0-87546-187-5 (paper)
|Convention or series no.
||Worker protection, Japanese style: Occupational safety and health in the auto industry
||ILR Press, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-3901, USA, 1992. xiv, 263p. Illus. 171 ref. Index. Price: USD 39.00 (cloth), USD 18.95 (paper).
||This book is a report on a research study that investigated the difference between Japanese and other types of management, especially in the USA, as they applied to OSH. Major topics: the environmental context for OSH activities in Japan; the safety and health system in Japan; OSH in a Japanese automobile factory and its US subsidiary; the work injury and illness experiences of Japan and the USA; conclusions and recommendations.
||occupational safety and health; motor vehicle industry; Japan; USA
||report; comparative analysis; safety and health organization; role of management
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Motor vehicle manufacturing industry