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Document ID (ISN)105987
CIS number 06-1301
ISSN - Serial title IAIABC Journal
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Rinehart R.
Title Design and administration of occupational safety and health information in nine countries - Background and methods
Bibliographic information Fall 2005, Vol.42, No.2, p.139-152. Illus.
Abstract In order to improve the capabilities of an occupational safety and health (OSH) information system used in Thailand, the Thai Ministry of Labour commissioned an evaluation of the national programmes of the following countries: Australia, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and the United States. Data were obtained from these countries mostly by questionnaire. This article describes the design of the questionnaire and the data collection process and sets out the main components of an OSH information system used as a basis for analysing the data.
Descriptors (primary) national organization; compilation of statistics; notification of accidents and diseases; Thailand
Descriptors (secondary) informal sector; description of technique; questionnaire survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceIndia
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Notification of accidents and diseases
Statistical methods