|Document ID (ISN)||70013|
|Convention or series no.
||Strategies and methods to promote occupational health in low-income countries: Industrial counselling in tanneries in India
||Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 1997. vii, 149p. Illus. 155 ref.
||This thesis discusses occupational health promotion among workers in low-income countries, with special reference to tannery workers in India. Topics covered: labour conditions in low-income countries; evaluation of the policies and activities of international agencies and non-governmental organizations in the field of occupational health; occupational health policies in India; assessment of exposure to chemical agents and ergonomic stressors in tanneries; respiratory disorders, skin complaints and low-back problems among tannery workers; health programmes and industrial counselling. Summary in Dutch.
||India; developing countries; tanning industry; occupational hygiene
||health programmes; ILO; WHO; morbidity; harmful substances; manual lifting; international agreements; respiratory diseases; skin diseases; thesis; backache; exposure evaluation; legislation; work posture
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||India|
||Leather, fur and footwear
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Footwear, leather and fur industry
OSH in developing countries