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Road safety: implications for sustainable development in Latin America
Road accidents cause more deaths than homicides in Latin America, nevertheless it is not highlighted as a major concern by media and society. World Health Organization put this issue in high priority by releasing the Decade ...
Risk Management in Schools
(Daily Express, 2003-04)
This article argues that school administrators need to embrace the concept of risk management, borrowed from the corporate world, to deal with the problems confronting them in respect of school safety and security
Barriers to occupational health and safety management in small Brazilian enterprises
(Associação Brasileira de Engenharia de Produção, 2018)
AbstractPaper aims To determine main barriers to the implementation of occupational health and safety management systems OHSMS in the context of small Brazilian enterprises from the perspectives of owners/managers, labor ...
A safety assessment methodology applied to CNS/ATM-based air traffic control system
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2011)
In the last decades, the air traffic system has been changing to adapt itself to new social demands, mainly the safe growth of worldwide traffic capacity. Those changes are ruled by the Communication, Navigation, ...
An investigation into the loss of the Brazilian space programme's launch vehicle VLS-1 V03
There has been a rapid increase in the complexity and integration of many safety-critical systems. In consequence, it is becoming increasingly difficult to identify the causes of incidents and accidents back through the ...
Severity and workload related to adverse events in the ICU
(Assoc Brasileira Enfermagem, 2017-09-01)
Objective: To analyze whether an increase in patient severity and nursing workload are correlated to a greater incidence of adverse events (AEs) in critical patients. Method: A prospective single cohort study was performed ...
Propuesta de un sistema de gestión de seguridad y salud en el trabajo para una industria de alimentos (fabricación de productos naturales) en Bogotá, estudio de caso Laboratorio Punto Natural
(Universidad de La Salle. Facultad de Ingeniería. Ingeniería Ambiental y Sanitaria, 2017)