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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Prevention (ISPESL): role in occupational health and safety



National Institute for Occupational Safety and Prevention (ISPESL): role in occupational health and safety



International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health 11(1): 18-22



The article explains the role of the Italian National Institute for Occupational Safety and Prevention (ISPESL), a public research body dealing with occupational and environmental health. Its organization, institutional roles, activities, facilities, and resources are outlined. Especially important is ISPESL's participation in national and international occupational safety and health networks. The Institute is active in epidemiologic surveillance of workers exposed to physical, chemical, and biological hazards.

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Accession: 049658192

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PMID: 15859186

DOI: 10.1179/oeh.2005.11.1.18


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