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Document ID (ISN)32847
CIS number 80-296
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Koršunov Ju.N.
Title Accident investigations and notification of accidents
Original title Rassledovanie i učet nesčastnyh slučaev na proizvodstve [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo "Juridičeskaja literatura", ul. Kačalova 14, 121069 Moskva G-69, USSR, 1979. 111p. 36 ref. Price: Rbl.0.30.
Abstract This handbook intended for plant management and the legal profession shows how well-conducted accident investigations can improve occupational safety generally. A review of the organisation of the labour inspection services, the duties of the public authorities and the regulations concerning occupational safety and health, and the inspection and enforcement role of the trade unions in the USSR is followed by chapters devoted to: definition and classification of occupational accidents; accident investigations; notification of accidents; occupational safety and health training; administrative, criminal and civil liability in case of non-observance of regulations (assessment of cost of accidents and compensation); procedure for law suits.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; USSR; responsibilities; accident investigation; notification of occupational accidents
Descriptors (secondary) national organization; manuals; role of workers' organizations; compensation of occupational accidents; criminal liability; labour inspection; cost of accidents; safety training in industry; legislation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Administration, legislation
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Criminal liability in OSH
Reporting of occupational accidents
Accident investigation
Notification of accidents and diseases