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Document ID (ISN)110723
CIS number 10-0207
ISSN - Serial title 0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Machida S., Baichoo P., Muchiri F., Brown R., Katula Y., Kadiri S.A., Kiwekete H.M., Kogi K.
Title Risk assessment at workplaces
Bibliographic information Aug. 2010, Vol.20, No.2, p.27-43 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref
Internet access Risk_assessment_at_workplaces.pdf [in English]
Abstract Collection of articles on risk assessment at workplaces of relevance to African countries. Contents: risk assessment training in Mauritius; role of the International Chemical Safety Cards in occupational safety and health; risk assessment in Uganda; risk assessment and control in workplaces; basic occupational health services and risk assessment; psychosocial risk assessment - ensuring the well-being of employees; psychosocial risk management - European framework (PRIMA-EF). Other topics: review of new publications on ergonomics in developing countries, healthy workplaces and risks in modern society; conference announcements.
Descriptors (primary) Africa; ILO; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) Mauritius; Uganda; WHO; dangerous substances; psychology and sociology; implementation of control measures; public OSH institutions
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) OSH in developing countries
Risk evaluation