Saving the lives of the workers who are saving our lives
When the COVID-19 pandemic broke, there was a rush to find personal protective equipment (PPE) for key workers. But in the urgency to stay safe, nobody stopped to question who was making the PPE, and whether they were safe too. With billions of pounds spent on PPE and other life-saving equipment since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the extent to which the public purse is contributing to, or is complicit in, human rights violations globally has worsened. In June 2020, a Channel 4 news investigation revealed the shocking exploitation of migrant workers at Top Glove factories in Malaysia who churn out Personal Protective Equipmen...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - September 28, 2020 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article Covid-19 human rights international procurement Source Type: news

Updated COVID-19 advice for pregnant staff, NHS Employers (updated 25th September 2020)
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has updated its guidance for employers and pregnant women in a 2 External 0 0 0 joint statement. false https://www.rcog.org.uk/globalassets/documents/guidelines/2020-09-10-occupational-health-statement-rcog-rcm-fom.pdf false false%> The original guidance was written at the peak of the pandemic when there was clear instruction from the government that clinically vulnerable individuals were advised to apply social distancing measures, and extremely clinically vulnerable individuals were advised to shield. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Control balance, personality traits, attachment, and communication styles: associated with stalking - Sciarrotta DR, Martin LA, Rogers R.
Stalking is associated with negative occupational, physical, social, and psychological consequences, yet little is known about who is at risk of being stalked. The purpose of the current study was to determine if individuals with experiences of being stalk... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

In search of concrete outcomes-a systematic review on the effectiveness of educational interventions on reducing acute occupational injuries - Li J, Pang M, Smith J, Pawliuk C, Pike I.
Education is a common strategy used to prevent occupational injuries. However, its effectiveness is often measured using surrogate measures instead of true injury outcomes. To evaluate the effectiveness of workplace educational interventions, we selectivel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Knowledge of occupational hazards, and safety practices among butchers in Kano metropolis, Kano State, Nigeria - Gajida AU, Ibrahim UM, Iliyasu Z, Jalo RI, Chiroma AK, Saidu FA.
This study assessed knowledge of occupational hazard, safety and hygienic pract... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Job security, finances strongly related to increased anxiety during pandemic
(University of Connecticut) For people still employed during the COVID-19 pandemic, job insecurity and financial concern are associated with greater symptoms of depression and anxiety, according to findings from the UConn School of Nursing published recently in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, or JOEM. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Personal protective eyewear usage among industrial workers in small-scale enterprises - Almahmoud T, Elkonaisi I, Grivna M, Abu-Zidan FM.
BACKGROUND: Work-related eye injury causes significant vision loss. Most of these injuries are preventable with appropriate eye safety practices. We aimed to study industrial workers' perceptions of Personal Protective Eyewear (PPE) and its usage in a high... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Safety measures must be the priority to tackle increased infection spread
Monday 21 September 2020 ​For immediate release Safety measures must be the priority to tackle increased infection spread, says UNISON Commenting on the government’s latest scientific briefing ​today (Monday) on increasing Covid-19 infection rates, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “The situation is spiralling out of control and the measures in place so far aren’t working. Confusing messages and mixed signals from ministers aren’t helping either. “There’s simply no time for complacency. The government ​must ​make public safety ​a priority. “S...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - September 21, 2020 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release coronavirus public services Source Type: news

Exploring the involvement of men who use intimate partner violence in social work education: student and service user views - Jury R, Boxall K.
This article explores the possibility of involving male service users who use intimate pa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Guidance for working with a patient who elicits fear in the psychiatrist - Nossel I, Lowenthal D.
While it is clear that most societal violence is not due to mental illness, there is conflicting evidence regarding whether mental illness itself increases violence risk.1 Nonetheless, variables associated with mental illness, particularly substance abuse,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Implementing a program to reduce restraint and seclusion utilization in a public-sector hospital: clinical innovations, preliminary findings, and lessons learned - Dike CC, Lamb-Pagone J, Howe D, Beavers P, Bugella BA, Hillbrand M.
The Alternative to Restraint and Seclusion State Incentive Grant was a national initiative to reduce restraint and seclusion use in psychiatric hospitals and community based mental health settings sponsored by the National Association of State Mental Healt... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Nurses' experiences and support needs following workplace violence: a qualitative systematic review - Zhang J, Zheng J, Cai Y, Zheng K, Liu X.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To systematically identify, appraise, and synthesise existing qualitative studies exploring nurses' lived experiences of workplace violence by patients, families and hospital visitors, identifying their support needs following workplac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Pattern of workplace violence against doctors practising modern medicine and the subsequent impact on patient care, in India - Kaur A, Ahamed F, Sengupta P, Majhi J, Ghosh T.
INTRODUCTION: The incidents of violence against doctors, leading to grievous injury and even death, seem to be on an increasing trend in recent years. There is a paucity of studies on workplace violence against doctors and its effect, in India. The present... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Smile pretty and watch your back: personal safety anxiety and vigilance in objectification theory - Calogero RM, Tylka TL, Siegel JA, Pina A, Roberts TA.
Objectification Theory posits that everyday encounters with sexual objectification carry a diffuse nonspecific sense of threat that engenders personal safety anxiety in women. In this article, we provide direct evidence for this tenet across 5 studies ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Georgetown Dentist Fined $9,500 For Violating Coronavirus Safety Guidelines
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Syndicated Local Coronavirus Georgetown News Source Type: news

Reassessment of burden of occupational fatal injuries in Italy, 1951-2017 - Ariani F, Baldasseroni A, Biffino M, Romeo G, Levi M.
BACKGROUND: occupational injuries in Italy are registered primarily by the Italian National Institute for insurance against accidents at work (Inail); its statistics show the number of events by consequence type (temporary, permanent, fatal). Data prior to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Kelsey-Seybold to expand occupational medicine service line for employers, hires new medical director
The expanded program will offer on-site and near-site primary care clinics for employers; consulting services, including environmental assessments and employee health and safety; and comprehensive occupational medicine services. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Samora Source Type: news

GPs risk missing out on vital COVID-19 risk assessments, BMA warns
GPs risk missing out on COVID-19 risk assessments unless practices are guaranteed access to fully-funded occupational health services, the BMA has warned. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - September 16, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: Coronavirus Source Type: news

Machine learning in occupational accident analysis: a review using science mapping approach with citation network analysis - Sarkar S, Maiti J.
The present study reviews the publications that examine the application of machine learning (ML) approaches in occupational accident analysis. The review process includes four phases of analysis, namely bibliometric search, descriptive analysis, scientomet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Fifteen years of American construction occupational safety and health research - Sinyai C, Choi S.
The researchers reviewed construction occupational safety and health research published in high-impact, peer-reviewed academic journals between 2002 and 2016 to assess whether research in the field is efficiently targeted to produce evidence-based interven... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Are foreign-born workers more likely to make multiple injury claims than native-born workers? - Xiang J, Mittinty M, Liu Z, Tong MX, Du M, Pisaniello D, Bi P.
Several studies have explored the factors associated with repeat workers' compensation claims, however, none investigated the impact of migration status on repeat claims among injured workers. Using South Australian workers' compensation claims data from 2... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Construction of a Bayesian network model for improving the safety performance of electrical and mechanical (E & M) works in repair, maintenance, alteration and addition (RMAA) projects - Chan APC, Wong FKW, Hon CKH, Choi TNY.
The safety concern and volume of repair, maintenance, alteration and addition (RMAA) works have significantly increased in recent years. RMAA works include a variety of work trades. Electrical and mechanical (E&M) works are regarded as one of the most haza... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Ticket inspectors in action: body-worn camera analysis of aggressive and nonaggressive passenger encounters - Friis CB, Liebst LS, Philpot R, Lindegaard MR.
OBJECTIVE: Workplace aggression is a harmful occupational hazard, which has been associated with individual- and organizational-level risk factors. By comparison, little is known about the face-to-face interactional dynamics that shape employee victimizati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

COVID-19 work health assessment guidance updated, NHS Employers (updated 15th September 2020)
NHS Employers has updated its 2 External 0 0 0COVID-19 work health assessment guidance false https://www.nhsemployers.org/covid19/assurance/preemployment-checks/work-health-assessments true false%>. The new guidance highlights the importance of working with occupational health departments to provide support and guidance to staff, whether they are new to the service, are being redeployed or are returning the workforce under the retire/return scheme managed by NHS England and Improvement. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

uOttawa Ph.D. student receives Fire Researcher of the Year Award
(University of Ottawa) Jennifer Keir, a uOttawa Ph.D. student and Research Associate whose research investigates firefighters' health and their occupational exposure to hazardous substances, has been named the 2020 Fire Researcher of the Year by the Canadian Fire Chiefs Association. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - September 15, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Epidemiological profile of occupational ocular injury in a tertiary eye care centre of North India - Dahiya M, Dua M.
BACKGROUND: Occupational ocular injuries are quite common among industrial and agricultural workers. It is an important cause of preventable vision loss in developing as well as developed countries. The principal objective of our research work was to study... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Identifying the dimensions of occupational stress by factor analysis among policemen in Tamil Nadu - Loganathan A, Govindarajan PK, Felix JW.
BACKGROUND: Stress can be defined as a physiological response to physical and mental demands. These stresses can negatively influence the performance and wellbeing of the employees. Police officers are a part of unique occupational population who are expos... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Study on awareness regarding snake bite hazards among people working in agriculture sector and health education about preventive and first aid measures - Guthi VR, Arepalli S, Toka S, Kakamanu LB, Kakamanu LS.
BACKGROUND: Snake bite is a common medical emergency and an occupational hazard, more so in tropical India, where farming is a major source of employment. In India alone, it has been estimated that as many as 2.8 million people are bitten by snakes, and 46... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An organization based cross-sectional study of occupational injuries among bridge construction workers in an urban area of Mumbai - Kaur D, Lilare RR, Rathod ND, Datta B, Kaswan P.
BACKGROUND: Occupational injuries are matter of consideration and purport to be raising cost directly like in illnesses and accidents, loss of employment, disability and loss of productivity and subsequently to families and Society. However, there is pauci... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Knowledge, attitude and practices regarding snakes and snake bite among students of industrial training institute in tribal area of Maharashtra - Chandrachood MV, Chavhan SP.
This study was under... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

An opportunity model of safety risks among jail officers - Ellison JM, Gainey R.
PURPOSE Correctional officers experience victimization and other safety hazards that may result in adverse health and occupational outcomes. Researchers have done their part to investigate the sources of safety risks for prison officers, but much less inf... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Assessment of antecedents for violence against doctors: a cross sectional study on health worker component - Panigrahi SK, Satpathy P, Majumdar S, Pal A.
BACKGROUND: The occupational safety and health administration considers physicians, nurses and other healthcare providers to be vulnerable and at a high risk of workplace violence. 75% of the doctors in India have been victims of violence at workplace. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Auditory and non-auditory health effects of noise exposure among people working near traffic junctions in Mysuru city, Karnataka - D SK, Thomas JJ, B P, R NMM, Chakrashali SB.
BACKGROUND: To assess the prevalence of health effects of noise exposure and the factors associated with it among people occupationally exposed to traffic noise in Mysuru city in Karnataka. Methods: A community based crossectional study was conducted f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Becoming a police officer: influential psychological factors - Navarro ‐Abal Y, López‐López MJ, Gómez‐Salgado J, Climent‐Rodríguez JA.
OBJECTIVE To analyse the existing relationships between motivation, self-concept and family and social influence when choosing the profession of police officer. METHODS Cross-sectional descriptive study, through intentional sampling, carried out us... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Considering violence against police by citizen race/ethnicity to contextualize representation in officer-involved shootings - Shjarback JA, Nix J.
PURPOSE The current study examined racial/ethnic disparities in officer-involved shootings, employing violence directed toward police by race/ethnicity as a benchmark for comparison. Methods Odds ratios comparing white and African-American as well as... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Illness profile of the patients and risk factors for violence against health care workers working in emergency department - Gupta DK, Singh RP, Agarwal AK, Bisht S.
BACKGROUND: Emergency services are the back bone of the every hospital, providing 24 ×7 health care services. Health care workers (HCWs) working in emergency department are always at a greater risk of violence. Factors leading to violence against HCWs need... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

CDC: A National Elastomeric Half Mask Respirator (EHMR) Strategy for Use in Healthcare Settings During an Infectious Disease Outbreak/Pandemic
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has issued a request for information regarding the deployment and use of elastomeric half-mask respirators (EHMR) in healthcare settings and emergency medical services (EMS) organizations during the COVID-19 crisis. Submissions are due by October 14, 2020. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - September 14, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Evaluating the effectiveness of on-road driving remediation following acquired brain injury: a wait-list feasibility study with follow-up - Bassingthwaighte L, Griffin J, Fleming J, Gustafsson L.
INTRODUCTION: Return to driving is an important goal for people recovering from acquired brain injury. Occupational therapy driving assessments aim to determine the impact of acquired brain injury on a person's capacity to drive and may include on-road dri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Evaluation of a suicide prevention program for the energy sector - Ross V, Caton N, Mathieu S, Gullestrup J, Kolves K.
There is evidence indicating that traditionally male-dominated occupations are associated with greater risk of suicide. In Australia, MATES in Construction was developed as an occupational health initiative to prevent suicides in the industry. The program ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Work accidents and occupational risks identified in the mobile emergency service - Goulart LS, Rocha LP, Carvalho DP, Tomaschewski-Barlem JG, Dalmolin GL, Pinho EC.
OBJECTIVE: To analyze the occurrence of work accidents among Mobile Emergency Service workers and the association with the identified occupational risks. METHOD: A quantitative, exploratory, descriptive and cross-sectional study conducted with Mobile E... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Juridical analysis of the occupational safety and health management system in the company - Marbun J.
Whatever we do almost all have risks if we are not careful about doing it. Some risks are small and some are large depending on the type of work to be performed. The threat of risk that will occur in this case is the risk of occupational safety and health ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The impact of enforcement capabilities on the effectiveness of public assessment on occupational safety - Soriano-Serrano M, Carrillo-Castrillo JA, Rubio-Romero JC, Garc ía-Jiménez M.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of enforcement capabilities on the efficacy of two public interventions to improve occupational safety in olive mills. (2) Method: The difference in efficacy was evaluated by comparing t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Factors associated with self-reported exposure to chemical substances at work in Brazil: results from the National Health Survey, 2013 - Assun ção A, Abreu MNS, Souza PSN.
OBJECTIVE: To describe the prevalence of self-reported exposure to chemical substances at work and its associated factors in a sample of Brazilian adults that participated in the National Health Survey, conducted between 2013 and 2014. METHODS: Our sam... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Estimating of the costs of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses in agricultural works in Thailand - Yogyorn D, Slatin C, Siriruttanapruk S, Woskie S, Chantian T, Chaladlerd P, Kongtip P.
This study used data from Thailand's Universal Hea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Education and training for preventing and minimizing workplace aggression directed toward healthcare workers - Geoffrion S, Hills DJ, Ross HM, Pich J, Hill AT, Dalsb ø TK, Riahi S, Martínez-Jarreta B, Guay S.
BACKGROUND: Workplace aggression constitutes a serious issue for healthcare workers and organizations. Aggression  is tied to physical and mental health issues at an individual level, as well as to absenteeism, decreased productivity or quality of work, an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Reduction of aggressive and violent behavior toward behavioral health unit staff and other patients: a best practice implementation project - Badeaux JE, Triche T, Bennett MJ.
OBJECTIVES: The current project aimed to implement evidence-based recommendations for the management of inpatient aggressive and violent behaviors in four behavioral health units (BHUs) in a mental healthcare area within an academic medical center. INTRO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Research on comprehensive evaluation system of occupational stress for air traffic controllers - Tang LH, Fang L, Dong Y, Xiong Y, Wang ZX, Zhang Q.
OBJECTIVE: To explore the index system and weight of occupational stress risk assessment for civil aviation air traffic controllers (ATC). METHODS: In October 2018, a total of 489 ATC staff from an air traffic administration bureau were selected by... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Uninvestigated fatal workplace injuries in the United States - Boggess B, Pompeii L.
BACKGROUND: Approximately 5000 people are killed by an injury at work every year, but the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) only investigates 25%-35% of these deaths. The aim of this study was to identify industry, geographic, and w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A cross-sectional survey on workplace psychological violence among operating room nurses in Mainland China - Liu X, Wang L, Chen W, Wu X.
AIM: To investigate the status of workplace psychological violence (WPV) from managers, coworkers, or subordinates against operating room (OR) nurses in mainland China and identify risk factors. BACKGROUND: WPV is a serious problem for nurses. However,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

The relationship between individual, physical and psychosocial risk factors with musculoskeletal disorders and related disabilities in flight security personnel - Sadeghi Yarandi M, Ghasemi M, Ghanjal A.
PURPOSE. The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between individual, physical and psychosocial risk factors with musculoskeletal disorders and related disability in flight security personnel. METHODS. The study was conducted a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news