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Document ID (ISN)112270
CIS number 12-0023
ISBN(s) 978-92-2-122174-6 (en); 978-92-2-222174-5 (fr); 978-92-2-322174-4 (es)
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Title Health and life at work: A basic human right
Original title Santé et vie au travail: un droit humain fondamental [in French]
Salud y vida en el trabajo: un derecho humano fundamental [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2009. 16p. Illus.
Internet access Health_and_life at_work_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
Santé_et_vie_au_travail_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in French]
Salud_y_vida_en_el_trabajo_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in Spanish]
Abstract The booklet tries to shed light on the possible impacts of the financial crisis on occupational safety and health. The key message is that even in times of change; safety, health and life at work are basic human rights.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; occupational safety and health; health hazards; economic aspects; international agreements
Descriptors (secondary) psychology of work organization; ethics; cooperation; responsibilities of employers; stress factors
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