|Document ID (ISN)||78740|
|Convention or series no.
||Koh D., Siang L.H., Tin L.L., Huang K.Y.
Occupational and Environmental Health Society
||Health at work - A handbook for people who work
||Armour Publishing Pte Ltd, Kent Ridge Post Office, P.O. Box 1193, Singapore 911107, Singapore, 2001. xi, 132p. Illus. Index.
||Aimed at all working persons who desire to adopt a preventive approach to their own health, this publication seeks to encourage the adoption of healthy work practices and lifestyles. Contents: work and health; changing patterns of work, lifestyles and diseases; importance of health protection and promotion; work stress; work with computers; shift work; aches and pains at work; noise and hearing; chemicals at the workplace; preventing illnesses caused by work; personal protective equipment; compensation of occupational diseases; lifestyle and disease; health risk screening at the workplace; preventing travel-related illnesses; avoiding burnout at work; health education and health promotion services in Singapore.
||occupational hygiene; training material; safe working methods; occupational diseases
||hygiene and productivity; compensation of occupational diseases; Singapore; shift work; computer terminals; safety and health institutions; training manuals; personal protective equipment; stress factors; medical supervision; musculoskeletal diseases
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||Singapore|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology