Monitoring of road safety performance indicators - current situation and trends in the Republic Of Serbia - Pe šić D, Pešić A.
Republic of Serbia started to monitor road safety performance indicators (RSPIs) in 2013. After comprehensive study, Road Traffic Safety Agency and University of Belgrade - Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering have developed national methodology fo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Chinese lab boosts Serbia's coronavirus testing capacity
(This May 12 story corrects Chinese name of lab to Huo-Yan, not Huo-Yun) (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Driving anger and factors related to aggressive driving among Serbian drivers - Matovi ć B, Jovanovic D, Pljakić M, Stanojevic P.
Objective: Driving anger has been found to be a motivational determinant of risky and aggressive driving. The study reported in this article focused on research questions concerning the conceptualization of driving anger and relationships between dr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Serbia to end state of emergency as coronavirus infections slow
Serbia will end its state of emergency over the coronavirus next week, as the rate of infections has slowed sufficiently, President Aleksandar Vucic said on Sunday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Pandemic leaves older populations struggling with isolation in Serbia
BELGRADE, Serbia –Today, about six weeks after Serbia declared a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the country has more than7,700 confirmed cases of the disease. The Government has called for movement restrictions to slow the transmission of the disease, with special precautions in place for elderly persons, who face serious risks if they fall ill with the virus. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - April 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: zerzan Source Type: news

Serbia sends four planes carrying medical equipment to Italy
Serbia sent four planes carrying medical equipment including gloves, masks and protective suits to Italy on Saturday as a donation to help the EU member state tackle the spread of coronavirus. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

China's 'mask diplomacy' wins support in Eastern Europe
Some Eastern European countries like Serbia, Hungary and the Czech Republic are praising China for its shipments of medical aid amid the coronavirus pandemic, while also playing down assistance they have received from the European Union (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

To Belgrade and beyond: Beijing exports China model of virus management
Last month, six Chinese medical professionals stepped off an Air Serbia jet in Belgrade to a red-carpet welcome from President Aleksandar Vucic and an array of cabinet ministers. After elbow-bump greetings, Vucic kissed Serbia's flag, then China's. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Local ownership and international oversight: police reform in post-Yugoslav states - Skendaj E, Babunski K, Milivojevic Z, Byty çi S.
This article compares the results of police reform in three post-Yugoslav states that vary in terms of local ownership. Using survey, focus group, and interview data gathered in Kosovo, Serbia, and Macedonia, we find that the public perceives the police fo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Implementation of the new Law on the Prevention of Domestic Violence in Serbia: paradigm shift and system problems - Ignjatovic T, Macanovi ć V.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Serbia bans shuts borders for people from coronavirus-affected countries
Serbia closed its borders on Tuesday for travelers from countries most affected by the coronavirus outbreak to prevent spreading of the disease, the government said in a statement. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest updates: Iran warns it could use force to limit travel as cases rise
First cases reported in Vatican City and Serbia, and first deaths in UK and the Netherlands, as WHO warns of sustained community transmission‘Fake, Fake’: senior Chinese leader heckled by residents‘More scary than coronavirus’: South Korea alerts expose private livesHas Covid-19 mutated? Busting the mythsTrump calls WHO ’s global death rate ‘a false number’Share your experiences11.29amGMTRelated:Before and after: coronavirus empties world's busiest spaces11.27amGMTBoris Johnson was updated on the coronavirus outbreak in a call on Friday with Chief Medical Officer Professor Chris Whitty, Downing Street has sai...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 6, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Marsh (now) and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Greece World news Science Infectious diseases Europe UK news Medical research Iran China Source Type: news

Public understanding, perceptions, and information sources about bioterrorism: pilot study from the Republic of Serbia - Radovanovi ć Nenadić U, Teodorović S.
Bioterrorism presents a complex national, international, and human security threat, which requires a multidisciplinary approach to preparation and planning. Although the public plays an integral part of every aspect of bioterrorism, their understanding of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Weed-derived compounds in Serbian groundwater could contribute to endemic kidney disease
(American Chemical Society) People living in Balkan farming villages along the Danube River have long suffered from a unique type of kidney disease known as Balkan endemic nephropathy. Recently, scientists linked the disorder to compounds from a local weed that could be taken up into food crops from the soil. Now, researchers reporting in ACS' journalEnvironmental Science& Technology have discovered that contaminated groundwater could be another important source of human exposure. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 19, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Violence against primary health care workers in Serbia and measures for ensuring safe work environment - Terzic-Supic ZJ, Fisekovic-Kremic MB, Todorovi ć J, Santric-Milicevic MM, Nesic DM, Trajkovic GZ.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news