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Document ID (ISN)111391
CIS number 11-0015
ISSN - Serial title 0049-0059 - Segurança
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) de Sousa Uva A., Leite E., Serranheira F.
Title Occupational health and safety policies: Legal obligation or option of enterprises (or other organizations) for valuing their human resources?
Original title Políticas de saúde e segurança do trabalho: obrigação legal ou opção das empresas (e outras organizações) na valorização dos seus recursos humanos? [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information May-June 2010, Vol.XLV, No.196, p.12-15. Illus. 12 ref.
Abstract Following a discussion of ethical and human resource management issues related to occupational safety and health (OSH) including hazard evaluation and acceptable or unacceptable levels of risk, this article reviews the national OSH strategy of Portugal, with reference to current OSH legislation.
Descriptors (primary) Portugal; hazard evaluation; responsibilities of employers
Descriptors (secondary) ILO; ethics; national organization; comment on law
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Administration, legislation
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Ethical issues
Framework legislation
Risk evaluation