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Document ID (ISN)76985
CIS number 01-1001
ISBN(s) 84-7425-572-4
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Managing risk - Adding value. How big firms manage contractual relations to reduce risk: A study
Original title La gestión del riesgo - Un valor añadido. Cómo gestionan las grandes empresas sus relaciones contractuales para reducir riesgos: Estudio [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 2000. vi, 82p. Illus.
Abstract Spanish translation of the HSE report abstracted under CIS 99-107. The report analyses the approach taken by large organizations in the area of managing risks in their dealings with their subcontractors. Based on interviews with large enterprises in various industrial sectors, this study is divided into three parts: description of the quality management system and of the subcontractor selection process; examples of approaches taken by 23 British companies; examples highlighting current trends en risk management policy within enterprises.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; training material; plant safety and health organization; large enterprises
Descriptors (secondary) case study; report; training manuals; role of management; subcontractors; translation; quality control; neighbourhood protection
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceSpain; United Kingdom
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) OSH training