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Why do Filipinos have fewer reported work accidents than other nationals? Findings from literature.
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PMID:  22972549     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
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According to statistics, Filipinos working on Danish ships experience fewer work accidents than their colleagues. In an ongoing project, we are trying to find out what lies behind the figures. The first step of the project is a review of recent studies on the relationship between nationality and safety. The reviewed studies confirm that there is no reason to believe that employees' ethnic or national background determines their safety practice, all things being equal, mainly because things are never equal. If we are to believe the reviewed studies, it is not the minority or migrant status, as such, which makes employees vulnerable, but more likely convergent factors.〈/p〉
Authors:
Sisse Grøn; Fabienne Knudsen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International maritime health     Volume:  63     ISSN:  2081-3252     ISO Abbreviation:  Int Marit Health     Publication Date:  2012  
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Created Date:  2012-09-13     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100958373     Medline TA:  Int Marit Health     Country:  Poland    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  96-101     Citation Subset:  IM    
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