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Document ID (ISN)77907
CIS number 02-128
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Title Insurance and occupational safety and health - An appeal, an incentive
Original title Assurance et prévention - Un appel, un encouragement [in French]
Bibliographic information Union professionnelle des entreprises d'assurances, Maison de l'Assurance, Square de Meeûs 29, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium, 2001. 80p. Illus.
Abstract This booklet describes the initiatives taken by insurance companies in Belgium in the field of occupational safety and health. Contents include: historical review; complementary nature of insurance and occupational safety and health; ethical, social and human aspects; economic aspects; campaigns in the area of road accident prevention, fires and trespassing, occupational safety and health (smoking, depression); example of the prevention campaign of an insurance company.
Descriptors (primary) safety and health campaigns; role of insurance institutions; Belgium
Descriptors (secondary) occupational safety and health; case study; economic aspects; ethics; commuting accidents; social aspects; fire prevention
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Ethical issues
OSH training