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Document ID (ISN)74480
CIS number 00-298
ISBN(s) 3-88383-476-9
Year 1998
Convention or series no. BGZ-Report 1/98
Title Illegal drug consumption and impairment of safety
Original title Gefńhrdung der Sicherheit durch den Konsum illegaler Drogen [in German]
Bibliographic information Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften (HVBG), Alte Heerstrasse 111, 53754 Sankt Augustin, Germany, 1998. 118p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Papers presented at the symposium on the effects of illegal drug consumption on work capacity and traffic safety on 28 November 1998 in Sankt Augustin, Germany, addressed the following subjects: types of illegal drugs, and the extent and trend of use by men and women in various age groups in Germany; effects of illegal drug consumption on work capacity and traffic safety; alcoholism; provisions in the labour and labour protection laws concerning illegal drug consumption; methods of drug testing; determining work capacity of drug addicts; experiences of an industrial physician with drug screening of new employees; prevention of the use of illegal drugs at the workplace and in traffic.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; drug dependence; commuting accidents; work aptitude; accident proneness
Descriptors (secondary) tranquillizers; Germany; stimulants; alcoholism; conference; drug testing; new entrants; age-linked differences; work capacity
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Psychological factors
Alcohol and drug abuse