publication . Article . 2010

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ISSUES IN VICTORIAN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY, AUSTRALIA

M. Asad, Abdurrahman;
Open Access English
  • Published: 09 Mar 2010
  • Country: Indonesia
Abstract
The construction industry has one of the highest injury ratios of all Australian industries. Individuals employed on the construction industries find themselves confronted with dangerous and life-threatening work conditions. However, it appears that the trend in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) performance of construction industry has improved consistently compared with the other industries. The enforcement of OHS law and regulation, and the outcome of authority function to assist and promote health, safety education and training are the significant factors for the improvement of safety performance in construction industry.
Subjects
free text keywords: construction, safety, accident.
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