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Achieving sustainable safety and health aspect in solid waste management

Mangkau, Ivy Deirdre and Seow , Ta Wee (2013) Achieving sustainable safety and health aspect in solid waste management. In: 1st FPTP Postgraduate Seminar 2013, 23 December 2013, Fakulti Pengurusan Teknologi dan Perniagaan, UTHM .

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Abstract

The objective of this concept paper is to discuss about safety and health aspect in Municipal Solid Waste Management (MSWM) in Malaysia. The basic situation is low safety and health practice and ergonomic problem related with physical health, psychology and social health, non-occupational related health, and occupational related health. In order to achieving sustainable safety and health is dependent upon three parties; the employer, the government and the employees. Enforcement of policy, legislation and standard play an important role in ensuring the three parties undertake their responsibility and strive for higher standard of safety and health.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: health; MSWM; safety
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering > TD785-812 Municipal refuse. Solid wastes
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Construction Management
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 28 Aug 2014 00:51
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2014 00:51
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/5816
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