Occupational health

Occupational health: A manual for primary health care workers


Manual for primary hc workers cover

The classic approach to ensuring health and safety in the workplace has depended mainly on the enactment of legislation and inspection of workplaces to ensure compliance with health and safety standards. While this approach has been effective in controlling many specific occupational hazards since the Industrial Revolution, it has not been very effective in the past several decades, particularly in developing countries, for several reasons.

This manual also includes a Trainer's Guide.