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Document ID (ISN)110700
CIS number 10-0198
ISSN - Serial title Prevent Focus
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) De Munck P.
Title The Pharaon plan modernises inspection: An evaluation
Original title La Plan Pharaon modernise l'inspection: une Úvaluation [in French]
Bibliographic information Feb. 2010, p.12-15. Illus.
Abstract A few years ago, the Belgian government launched an action plan for the prevention of occupational accidents (the "Pharaon" plan). Since then, the implementation of this plan has been the object of intensive efforts. This article analyses the current situation with respect to the implementation of the action plan. Contents: notification of occupational accidents; reporting for improved safety and health; clear framework for inspections; assigning responsibilities; sectorial approach. In boxes: possible actions following an enterprise labour inspection; article 46 of the Law on occupational accidents and civil liability of employers.
Descriptors (primary) Belgium; safety programmes; role of government; occupational accidents
Descriptors (secondary) programme evaluation; responsibilities of employers; role of labour inspection; notification of occupational accidents; legal aspects
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Safety organization and training
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection
Notification of accidents and diseases
Framework legislation