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Definition and scope of the injury problem.
Occupational safety research specifically related to personal protection - a symposium, January 1974, Cincinnati, Ohio. Rentos PG, Kamin JI, eds. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-143, 1975 May; :7-14
A review of the scope of occupational injury. Topics include data showing the importance of the problem, differences in incidence between industries and sizes of establishments, collection of injury data, nature and causes of accidents and gathering information for assessing priorities for research.
Health-statistics; Information-systems; Data-collection; Hazards; Injury; Measurement; Industries; Etiology; Size
Occupational safety research specifically related to personal protection - a symposium, January 1974, Cincinnati, Ohio.
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