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Document ID (ISN)110473
CIS number 10-0025
ISSN - Serial title 1237-0843 - Asian-Pacific Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kawakami T., Sripaiboonkji P., Chaikittiporn C., Krungkrainwongse S., Krongsakulsuk U., Arin Sudthida C., Pingle A., Chaikitsakol S., Punpiputt D., Sucharitakul M., Kortum E., Kapoor K., Lehtinen S., Rinehart R., Ocon R., Rantanen J.
Title Healthy and safe workplaces
Bibliographic information Apr. 2009, Vol.16, No.1, p.1-23 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract Collection of articles on healthy and safe workplaces of relevance to countries in the Asian-Pacific region. Contents: role of universities in providing information needed for creating a healthy and safe workplace; practical application of ILO-OSH 2001 for developing occupational safety and health management systems in a small enterprise in Thailand; occupational safety and health in a large petrochemical enterprise in India; ILO cooperation in Thailand for workplace actions aimed at preventing avian and human influenza pandemics; working towards a global WHO approach to healthy workplaces; meetings in Vietnam; using microfinance institutions innovations to improve OSH in the informal economy; prospects for basic occupational heath services in small enterprises in Korea; review of an ICOH meeting in Cape Town.
Descriptors (primary) Asia; ILO; whole-body vibration; national organization; international cooperation; developing countries
Descriptors (secondary) India; Korea, Republic of; Thailand; Viet Nam; virus diseases; influenza; avian influenza; safety consciousness; medical supervision; information dissemination; information processing and retrieval; information of personnel; limitation of exposure; safe working methods; research; informal sector; educational institutions; health care personnel; economic aspects; comment on standard; 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