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2015 | 1 | 51-69
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The importance of occupational safety and health in management systems in the construction industry: case study of construction in Hermosillo

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Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) are concepts not fully integrated into management systems in the construction industry. This article shows the results of a research study conducted in two construction sites in the city of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. The objective of this research is to identify and evaluate occupational risks in their activities. As a result, it is intended to demonstrate the importance of including occupational health practice into the management systems and potentially prevent, reduce and / or eliminate occupational risks and hazards in construction activities of buildings. Case study was used as a methodological design. Integrating OSH practices in management systems will facilitate construction industry move toward sustainability patterns and consequently increase the quality of life of its workers.
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1
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51-69
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2014-03-01
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2353 - 9119
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bwmeta1.element.desklight-f4804c4c-ebf9-4e35-8224-ea38ad51f809
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