|Document ID (ISN)||65901|
|Convention or series no.
||Chapman & Hall, 2-6 Boundary Row, London SE1 8HN, United Kingdom, 1995. xiv, 290p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: GBP 14.99.
||This book comprises a collection of articles by specialists in occupational health topics. Part 1 provides an introduction to occupational health trends: worldwide view of occupational health; health concepts and issues to be considered by employers (global and national health strategies, implementation and evaluation of health promotion activities); insurance and liability. Part 2 focuses on specific health issues in the workplace: rehabilitation for work; diseases of occupations; toxicology; ergonomics; occupational hygiene; first aid and paramedics. Part 3 highlights current and future research and training requirements for health personnel. Part 4 describes recent legislation and information sources and services.
||occupational hygiene; national organization; plant health organization
||training of OSH personnel; safety and health documentation; occupational diseases; United Kingdom; statistical trends; sickness absenteeism; toxicology; rehabilitation; ergonomics; manuals; limitation of exposure; hazard evaluation; programme evaluation; first aid; role of government; workmen's compensation; research; legislation; computerized data bases; criminal liability; health programmes
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Criminal liability in OSH
Occupational health services