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Document ID (ISN)110569
CIS number 10-0058
ISBN(s) 978-2-85723-7
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Title SMI / SME guide - Occupational safety and health
Original title Guide PME/PMI - Santé et sécurité au travail [in French]
Bibliographic information Assemblée des Chambres françaises de Commerce et d'Industrie, Direction Environnement et Développement Durable, 46 avenue de la Grande Armée, 75858 Paris Cedex, France, 2010. 108p. Illus.
Internet access [in French]
Abstract The objective of this guide is to help and direct heads of SMEs and their subordinates in their approach to manage occupational safety and health. It provides the information and guidance for identifying and evaluating the hazards, and for applying the necessary preventive measures. It facilitates the compilation of the single document for the evaluation of occupational hazards and makes its implementation easier. Contents: general principles of occupational safety and health; hazard evaluation; information and training of workers; hazards related to the layout of premises; hazards related to human factors; hazards related to work activities; checks and responsibilities of employers with respect to occupational safety and health; occupational health services; financial help given to SMEs for improving occupational safety and health and working conditions; human and organizational safety factors.
Descriptors (primary) France; small enterprises; hazard evaluation; responsibilities of employers; plant safety and health organization
Descriptors (secondary) human factors; psychology of work organization; information of personnel; safety training in industry; plant health services; economic aspects; financing of programmes; comment on law
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Safety and health information
Small and medium-sized enterprises