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Document ID (ISN)110385
CIS number 09-1364
ISSN - Serial title 0003-6870 - Applied Ergonomics
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Khanzode V.V., Maiti J., Ray P.K., Tewari V.K.
Title Injury severity assessment for underground coal mine workers
Bibliographic information Mar. 2010, Vol.41, No.2, p.242-250. Illus. 53 ref.
Abstract An injury severity model is proposed for assessment of occupational accidents in industrial settings, together with a classification scheme for injuries considering interactions. The model was applied to an underground coal mine in eastern India.
Descriptors (primary) injuries; hazard evaluation; occupational accidents; severity rates; description of technique
Descriptors (secondary) India; underground mining; location of injury; coal mining; case study; classification systems
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceIndia
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation