|Document ID (ISN)||111396|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0049-0059 - Segurança
|Convention or series no.
||Analyzing the costs and benefits of safety and health at work
||Analisar custos e benefícios em saúde e segurança no trabalho [in Portuguese]|
||Sep.-Oct. 2010, Vol.XLV, No.198, p.14-18. Illus. 6 ref.
||This article presents several methods for calculating the cost of accidents. As an example, it then applies one of the methods to an accident having occurred in a chemical plant in Portugal, requiring the shutdown of production for an hour and the hospitalization of a worker for three weeks.
||chemical industry; cost-benefit analysis; cost of accidents
||Portugal; mathematical models; economic aspects; description of technique
||D - Periodical articles
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work