Introducing Occupational Health in an Emerging Economy: A Nepal Experience

2010 Annals of Occupational Hygiene  
an investigation was conducted on Occupational Health in Nepal. An evaluation of occupational health and safety in Nepal is compared to that in other South Asian countries. The analysis includes an evaluation of what is in place and a multitiered recommendation to define and enact a modern legal framework, implement enforcement policies, develop forums, educate professional workforce, train and thus empower workers and management, and ensure an effective workers compensation program.
doi:10.1093/annhyg/meq036 pmid:20403943 fatcat:twlmwohs3zg4vb2l3phhetdt6a