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Document ID (ISN)101337
CIS number 03-374
ISSN - Serial title 1575-1392 - Prevención, trabajo y salud
Year 2002
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Zimmermann M., Maqueda J., Almodóvar A., de la Orden V., Tejedor M., Hervás P., de Vicente M.A., Arévalo A.
Title Analysis of occupational accidents caused by explosion and fire
Original title Análisis de accidentes de trabajo producidos por explosiones e incendios [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information 2002, No.20, p.22-34. Illus.
Abstract Data on occupational accidents due to explosions (n=734) and fires (n=665) that occurred in Spain in 1999 are analysed. Among occupational accidents due to explosions, 76 had serious consequences and eight were fatal. As for occupational accidents due to fires, 48 had serious consequences and eight were fatal. Tables present statistical data by causal agent, by province, as a function of the time in the day and by sector of activity.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; Spain; causes of accidents; explosions; fire
Descriptors (secondary) analysis of accident causes; fatalities; frequency rates; statistical evaluation; geographical variables
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Statistics
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Explosions