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Document ID (ISN)105539
CIS number 06-1083
Year 2000
Convention or series no. Cadernos de Saúde do Trabalhador 3
Author(s) Firpo de Souza Porto M.
Title Hazard evaluation in work premises: Prevention through awareness
Original title Análise de riscos nos locais de trabalho: conhecer para transformar [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Saúde no Trabalho (INST) Rua Caetano Pinto 575, São Paulo, CEP 03041-000, Brazil, 2000. 42p. Illus. 38 ref.
Abstract Contents of this guide for evaluating hazards and defining a hazard prevention programme at the place of work: definition of hazard; examples of hazards at the workplace and their effects on health; how to determine the hazards that are inherent in the workplace; hazard prevention and control; defining a hazard prevention programme; map of hazards; analysis of accident causes.
Descriptors (primary) Brazil; plant safety and health organization; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) analysis of accident causes; legal aspects; safety guides; role of workers' organizations; risk factors
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceBrazil
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation