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Document ID (ISN)110426
CIS number 09-1280
ISSN - Serial title 1641-9251 - International Maritime Health
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Jensen O.C.
Title Collaborative, cross-national studies on health and safety in seafaring for evidence-based maritime policy and regulations
Bibliographic information 2009, Vol.60, No.1-2, p.10-13. 11 ref.
Abstract Seafarers from eleven countries completed a questionnaire concerning their working conditions. Data were subjected to multivariate regression analyses. Significant disparities were pointed out among the nationalities concerning lengths of the tours at sea, proportions of officers and non-officers, age structures, injury rates and occupational safety standards.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; sea transport; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) injuries; questionnaire survey; comparative study; statistical evaluation; frequency rates; safe working methods
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceDenmark
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation