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Document ID (ISN)102319
CIS number 03-1188
ISSN - Serial title 1575-1392 - Prevención, trabajo y salud
Year 2003
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Blasco Mayor A.
Title Regulations and organization of first aid at the workplace
Original title Regulación y organización de los primeros auxilios en los lugares de trabajo [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information 2003, No.25, p.25-40. Illus. 5 ref.
Abstract This article analyses first-aid regulations and its organization at the workplace, as well as the manner in which coordination with external services takes place. Contents: definition of first-aid services functions and consequences of non compliance; disorders which require first-aid treatment; required materials and premises; personnel in charge of first aid; required training for persons providing first aid; organization and planning of first aid, and coordination with external services; information of personnel; first aid for special tasks and activities; construction sites; ships; mining; use of dangerous chemicals; installations involving exposure to ionizing radiation; other tasks and activities. Appendices include the main legal texts containing provisions relative to first aid.
Descriptors (primary) first-aid organization; workplaces; Spain; legal aspects
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; first-aid equipment; first-aid training; dangerous substances; responsibilities of employers; information of personnel; ships; first-aid services; mining industry; comment on law; construction sites
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) First aid and emergency organization