|Document ID (ISN)||47860|
|Convention or series no.
||Nelkin D., Hilgartner S., Brown M.S., Raymond C.A., Jasanoff S., Sagoof M.
||The language of risk
||Sage Publications Inc., 275 South Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90212, USA, 1985. 200p. Bibl.
||This collection of essays results from a project on determining workers' perceptions of occupational risks. The chapters cover: analysing risk; political language of risk and defining occupational health; worker access to hazard information; conflicting journalistic ideologies; ethical conflicts in occupational medicine; misrule of law at the US OSH Administration; sense and sentiment in OSH programmes (emotional and economic approaches).
||workers' participation; hazard evaluation
||USA; information of personnel; industrial physicians; comment on law
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work