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Document ID (ISN)111221
CIS number 10-0761
ISBN(s) 978-85-88356-07-8
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Ministério do Trabalho e Emprego
Title Analyses of fatal occupational accidents in Rio Grande do Sul - An experience of the Section of Workers' Occupational Safety and Health
Original title Análises de acidentes do trabalho fatais no Rio Grande do Sul - A experiência da Seção de Segurança e Saúde do Trabalhador [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Superintendêcia Regional do Trabalho e Emprego do Rio Grande do Sul, Seção de Segurança e Saúde do Trabalhador (SEGUR), Av. Mauá 1013, 90010-10 Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2008. 335p. Illus. 25 ref.
Internet access Análises_de_acidentes.pdf [in Portuguese]
Abstract This book presents fatal accidents notified between August 2001 and December 2007 in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, together with detailed studies of the causes of 35 accidents having occurred in various sectors of activity, in order to draw useful conclusions.
Descriptors (primary) Brazil; occupational accidents; causes of accidents; fatalities
Descriptors (secondary) analysis of accident causes; statistical evaluation; accident descriptions
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Statistics
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Workplace health promotion
Accident investigation
Accident research