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Document ID (ISN)108041
CIS number 08-612
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Ministerio de trabajo, empleo y seguridad social
Title Panorama of occupational hazards in the agricultural sector
Original title Panorámica de los riesgos laborales en el sector agrario [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Superintendencia de Riesgos del Trabajo (SRT), Bartolomé Mitre 751, C1036AAM Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina, [2007?]. 16p. Illus.
Internet access [in Spanish]
Abstract Agricultural activity involves important health and safety hazards for workers. In Argentina in 2005, the incidence rate of occupational accidents and diseases in this sector was 113.96 per thousand insured workers. This document presents the statistical trends for accident indicators in agriculture, fishing, hunting and livestock rearing for the period from 2000 to 2005, together with trends in the number of workers and employers covered by the insurance scheme.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; livestock rearing; agriculture; occupational diseases; statistics; Argentina
Descriptors (secondary) statistical trends; fatalities; severity rates; frequency rates; commuting accidents
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceArgentina
Subject(s) Woodworking industry
Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Livestock rearing