Occupational Health Safety and Securityworkplace
Workplace deaths, injuries and illnesses remain at an incredible high level and entail a huge health burden, suffering, (mental and physical) not only for the victim but
also for the family and an incredible economic loss for the firm.
According to new estimates by the ILO, the number of job-related accidents and illnesses, which annually claim more than two million lives, appears to rising because of rapid industrialization in some developing countries.
The number of workplace accidents are decreasing in many industrialized and newly-industrialized countries, while some countries now undergoing rapid development
in Asia and Latin America are experiencing increases.