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Document ID (ISN)112266
CIS number 12-0021
ISBN(s) 978-92-2-125339-6
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Title ILO introductory report: Global trends and challenges on occupational safety and health: XIX World congress on safety and health at work
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2011, v, 53p. Illus.
Internet access ILO_introductory_report:_Global_trends_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
Abstract Intended at preliminary background material for delegates attending the XIX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work held in Istanbul, Turkey, 11-15 September 2011, this report reviews some of the achievements and challenges of the last three years since the adoption of the Seoul Declaration on Safety and Health. Contents: promoting occupational safety and health (OSH) in the world of work today; OSH and the global economic recession; estimates for fatal and non-fatal accidents and diseases; evolving patterns of employment and OSH; emerging risks and new technologies; building a global preventive safety and health culture, ILO action; looking to the future. The full text of the Seoul Declaration (see (a href=""> see CIS 10-0186 ) is included as an appendix.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; occupational safety and health; conditions of work; occupational diseases; occupational accidents; international agreements; conference
Descriptors (secondary) international cooperation; fatalities; economic aspects; report; statistical trends; terms of employment
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Safety and health information