|Document ID (ISN)||101329|
|Convention or series no.
||INRS ED 5018
||Andéol-Aussage B., Dornier G.
||Evaluation of occupational hazards
||L'évaluation des risques professionnels [in French]|
||Institut national de recherche et de sécurité, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, 2002. 4p. Illus. 17 ref.
||http://www.inrs.fr/htm/l_evaluation_des_risques_professionnels.html [in French]
||The publication of Decree No.2001-1016 of 5 November 2001 (see CIS 01-1278) concerning the creation of a single document on the evaluation of safety and health risks to workers has again pushed the topic of occupational hazard evaluation to the forefront. Contents of this practical safety data sheet on the evaluation of occupational hazards: definitions of "risk", "danger", "damage" and "evaluation"; hazard evaluation approaches; five-step approach to evaluation (preparation, identification of the hazards, classification of the hazards, proposed prevention actions, decision on the alternatives); efforts undertaken by the French National Research and Safety Institute for the Prevention of Occupational Accidents and Diseases (INRS) and its partner organizations; French and European regulations.
||responsibilities of employers; France; training material; risk factors; exposure evaluation
||public OSH institutions; hazard evaluation; data sheet; description of technique; legislation
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work