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Document ID (ISN)110472
CIS number 10-0024
ISSN - Serial title 0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Makhonge P.W., Ivanov I.D., Rees D., Elgstrand K., Hogstedt C., Ryan A., Naidoo R., Petersson N., Kurppa K., Mwanthi M.A., Lehtinen S., Rantanen J., Mukala K.
Title Planning of occupational health and safety activities
Bibliographic information Aug. 2009, Vol.19, No.2, p.27-51 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract Collection of articles on the planning of occupational safety and health activities of relevance to African countries. Contents: developing national plans for workers' health in Africa; planning and outcome of a work and health project in South Africa; considerations on research strategy for occupational safety and health authorities; planning of ergonomics research at workplaces; planning the East African Regional Programme on Occupational Safety and Health; occupational health services for the informal sector; review of books on OSH for developing countries; training as part of a regional programme on occupational safety and health in East Africa.
Descriptors (primary) Africa; ILO; plant safety and health organization; national organization; international cooperation; developing countries
Descriptors (secondary) South Africa; safety consciousness; ergonomics; information processing and retrieval; research; informal sector; economic aspects; conference
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Workplace health promotion