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Document ID (ISN)112498
CIS number 12-0078
ISBN(s) 978-2-89631-567-3 (fr); 978-2-89631-572-7 (en)
Year 2011
Convention or series no. Etudes et recherches RR-691 (fr) Studies and research projects RR-707 (en)
Author(s) Vézina M., Cloutier E., Stock S., Lippel K., Fortin E., Delisle A., St-Vincent M., Funes A., Duguay P., Vézina S., Prud'homme P.
Title Quebec survey on working and employment conditions and occupational health and safety (EQCOTESST) - Summary report
Original title Enquête québécoise sur des conditions de travail, d'emploi et de santé et sécurité du travail (EQCOTESST) - Rapport sommaire [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail du Québec (IRSST), 505 boul. de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montreal (Quebec) H3A 3C2, Canada, 2011. v, 39p. 33 ref.
Internet access Enquête_québécoise_sur_des_conditions_de_travail_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in French]
Quebec_survey_on_working_and_employment_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
Abstract This report presents the main findings of a survey carried out among a random sample of 5000 workers aged 15 years or more in Quebec, Canada. Data were collected by means of phone interviews. Topics addressed included: conditions of work; non-occupational factors; violence, bullying and sexual harassment; state of health; musculoskeletal diseases; occupational accidents; mental health. Findings are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) Quebec; conditions of work; state of health; occupational accidents; risk factors; frequency rates
Descriptors (secondary) Canada; musculoskeletal diseases; mental health; public OSH institutions; age-linked differences; sex-linked differences; non-occupational factors; violence; glossary; report; bullying; sexual harassment
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceQuebec
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
Mental health
Sexual harassment