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Erratum to "Obesity as a Possible Risk Factor For Lost-Time Injury In Registered Nurses: A Literature Review" [Saf Health Work 6 (1) (2015) 1-8]

Jordan G, Nowrouzi-Kia B, Gohar B, Nowrouzi B

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):157-157.
  • doi: 10.1016/
The publisher regrets to inform that the corresponding author mentioned in the original article was incorrect. The corresponding author of this article is now corrected as Behdin Nowrouzi.
Corrigendum to "Identification of Knowledge Gaps Regarding Healthcare Workers' Exposure to Antineoplastic Drugs: Review of Literature, North America versus Europe" [Saf Health Work 5 (4) (2014) 169-174]

Hon CY, Barzan C, Astrakianakis G

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):156-156.
  • doi: 10.1016/
The authors regret to report that the term 'potential' was missed before the word cardiotoxicity in the following sentence 'Occupational exposure to these agents have led to a range of...
Aging Workers and Trade-Related Injuries in the US Construction Industry

Choi SD

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):151-155.
  • doi: 10.1016/
The study was designed to identify any trends of injury type as it relates to the age and trade of construction workers. The participants for this study included any individual...
A Call for Action to Improve Occupational Health and Safety in Ghana and a Critical Look at the Existing Legal Requirement and Legislation

Annan JS, Addai EK, Tulashie S

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):146-150.
  • doi: 10.1016/
Occupational health and safety (OHS) is a broad field of professional practice, which involves specialists from different disciplines including but not limited to engineers, occupational health physicians, physical and biological...
Occupational Safety and Health Activities Conducted across Countries in Asia

Park JK, Khai TT

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):143-145.
  • doi: 10.1016/
Three occupational safety and health (OSH) activities, one international and two national workshops, were documented as part of OSH activities conducted under the International Labor Organization/Korea Partnership Program in the...
Predictors of Hepatitis B Preventive Behavioral Intentions in Healthcare Workers

Morowatishaifabad MA, Zare Sakhvidi MJ, Gholianavval M, Masoudi Boroujeni D, Alavijeh M

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):139-142.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: Healthcare workers' practices regarding hepatitis B have an important effect on the control of this problem in workplaces. METHODS: A questionnaire-based cross-sectional study was used to investigate the role of...
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in the Police Force

Win KN, Balalla NB, Lwin MZ, Lai A

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):134-138.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a major preventable occupational health problem with 250 million people worldwide known to have disabling impairment of moderate to greater severity. The aims of...
Relationship between Comorbid Health Problems and Musculoskeletal Disorders Resulting in Musculoskeletal Complaints and Musculoskeletal Sickness Absence among Employees in Korea

Baek JH, Kim YS, Yi KH

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):128-133.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: To investigate the relationship between musculoskeletal disorders and comorbid health problems, including depression/anxiety disorder, insomnia/sleep disorder, fatigue, and injury by accident, and to determine whether certain physical and psychological...
Psychosocial Factors and Musculoskeletal Pain Among Rural Hand-woven Carpet Weavers in Iran

Chaman R, Aliyari R, Sadeghian , Vatani Shoaa J, Masoudi M, Zahedi S, Bakhshi MA

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):120-127.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: Musculoskeletal pain (MSP) is a common and disabling problem among carpet weavers and is linked to physical and psychosocial factors of work. This study aimed to determine the prevalence...
The Impact of Multiple Roles on Psychological Distress among Japanese Workers

Honda A, Abe Y, Date Y, Honda S

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):114-119.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: There has been considerable interest in Japanese society in the problem of work-related stress leading to depressive symptoms, and an increasing number of primary houseworkers maintain paid employment. The...
Surveying the Impact of Work Hours and Schedules on Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Sleep

Hege A, Perko M, Johnson A, Yu CH, Sonmez S, Apostolopoulos Y

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):104-113.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: Given the long hours on the road involving multiple and interacting work stressors (i.e., delivery pressures, irregular shifts, ergonomic hazards), commercial drivers face a plethora of health and safety...
Development and Validation of a Safety Climate Scale for Manufacturing Industry

Ghahramani A, Khalkhali

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):97-103.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: This paper describes the development of a scale for measuring safety climate. METHODS: This study was conducted in six manufacturing companies in Iran. The scale developed through conducting a literature...
Use of Ergonomic Measures Related to Musculoskeletal Complaints among Construction Workers: A 2-year Follow-up Study

Boschman J, Frings-Dresen MHW, van der Molen HF

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):90-96.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: The physical work demands of construction work can be reduced using ergonomic measures. The aim of this study was to evaluate the use of ergonomic measures related to musculoskeletal...
A Comparison between the Second Korean Working Conditions Survey (KWCS) and the First KWCS

Kim YS, Park J, Rhee KY, Kim HM

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):85-89.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: The study was designed to assess the changes in working conditions through a comparative analysis of the characteristics of working conditions in 2006 and 2010. METHODS: We performed a comparative...
An Efficient Taguchi Approach for the Performance Optimization of Health, Safety, Environment and Ergonomics in Generation Companies

Azadeh A, Sheikhalishahi M

  • Saf Health Work.
  • 2015 Jun;6(2):77-84.
  • doi: 10.1016/
BACKGROUND: A unique framework for performance optimization of generation companies (GENCOs) based on health, safety, environment, and ergonomics (HSEE) indicators is presented. METHODS: To rank this sector of industry, the combination...

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