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Document ID (ISN)101096
CIS number 03-131
ISSN - Serial title 1237-0843 - Asian-Pacific Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) De Alwis W.R., Kurppa K., Riala R., Liang Y.X., Xia Z.L., Jin K.Z., Fu H., Zhu J.L., Le V.T., Doan D.H., Barnhart S., Horsawad V., Wickstr÷m G., Kwon J.Y., Tyagi P.
Title Risk surveys
Bibliographic information Mar. 2001, Vol.8, No.1, p.1-23. Illus. 14 ref.
Abstract This issue is primarily devoted to the theme of risk surveys. Contents: workplace survey as part of the workplace risk assessment; survey of occupational accidents and musculoskeletal disorders in China; risk survey report on rock crushing operations in the province of Hanam in Vietnam. Other topics: traffic police in Thailand; comments by an ILO official on progress made in occupational safety and health (OSH) in Thailand; comments of an official from the Korean OSH agency on a training programme organized by the Finnish OSH Institute; health problems among mine workers in the state of Rajasthan, India.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; ILO; Asia; developing countries; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) China; India; training of OSH personnel; occupational accidents; public OSH institutions; Korea, Republic of; mining industry; Viet Nam; Finland; musculoskeletal diseases; stone crushing; survey; police forces; Thailand
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceChina; Finland; India; Korea, Republic of; Sri Lanka; Thailand; USA; Viet Nam
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
OSH in developing countries