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Document ID (ISN)110938
CIS number 10-0482
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Title OSHD 2009: Annual Report
Bibliographic information Ministry of Manpower, Occupational Safety and Health Division, 18 Havelock Road, Singapore 059764 ( 99p. Illus.
Internet access OSHD_2009_Annual_Report.pdf [in English]
Abstract Annual report of the Occupational Safety and Health Division of the Ministry of manpower in Singapore. Main topics: outline of the Division's OSH strategy until 2018 (called WSH 2018); Strategy 1 (Building capabilities to better manage workplace safety and health); Strategy 2 (implementing an effective regulatory framework); Strategy 3 (promoting the benefits of WSH and recognizing best practices); Strategy 4 (developing strong partnerships locally and internationally); detailed statistical report on WSH performance in 2009 (with separate sections on: safety; health; work injury compensation); people in OSHD; resources. In annex: summary of legislative changes; list of notifiable occupational diseases; prescribed hazards requiring medical examinations; recommended Biological Threshold Limit Values (BTLVs) for 13 substances (or groups of substances). A forecast of future projects and events is included. [PDF versions can be linked to from:]
Descriptors (primary) Singapore; public OSH institutions
Descriptors (secondary) biological threshold limits; TLV list; legislation; workmen's compensation; schedule of occupational diseases; report of activities; statistics; future trends
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection