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Defines the concept of safe behaviour, its psychological components and its direct impact on the workplace accident rate. Indicates the clichés that are incorrectly associated with this concept and the difficulties related to its implementation in companies, which must bring together all the necessary resources to be able to function. Contains a bibliography of scientific publications, conferences, theses, articles from periodicals and books on the subject.
Is interested in the scientific aspects of biosafety in activities involving the use of pathogenic or genetically modified organisms (for example, in the agrifood, pharmaceutical, medical, veterinary, environmental sectors, etc.) Explains the regulatory context surrounding biosafety in Belgium and the evaluation system used. Addresses the protection of workers exposed to biological agents in the workplace, the voluntary dissemination of genetically modified organisms (GMO) in the environment and their introduction on the European market. Also presents information on biosafety in Europe and in other countries.
National Ag Safety Database (NASD) is an extensive compendium of agricultural safety and health education and information resources
The National Library of Medicine gives free access to Medline, Toxline, Bioethicsline…
Describes the research fields in which each of the projects is carried out:
NIOSHTIC-2 is a bibliographic database of all research reports supported in whole or in part by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
The Pesticide Action Network Pesticide Database is your one-stop location for current toxicity and regulatory information for pesticides.
UNEP Chemicals is the center for all chemicals-related activities of the United Nations Environment Programme. Our goal is to make the world a safer place from toxic chemicals. We do this by helping governments take needed global actions for the sound management of chemicals, by promoting the exchange of information on chemicals, and by helping to build the capacities of countries around the world to use chemicals safely.