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dc.contributor.authorFuentes Bargues, José Luis
dc.contributor.authorSánchez Lite, Alberto 
dc.contributor.authorGonzález Gaya, Cristina
dc.contributor.authorRosales Prieto, Víctor Francisco
dc.contributor.authorReniers, Genserik
dc.date.accessioned2022-02-22T12:14:10Z
dc.date.available2022-02-22T12:14:10Z
dc.date.issued2022
dc.identifier.citationSafety Science, 2022, vol. 150, 105700es
dc.identifier.issn0925-7535es
dc.identifier.urihttps://uvadoc.uva.es/handle/10324/52127
dc.descriptionProducción Científicaes
dc.description.abstractThe metal sector encompasses a variety of economic activities, such as metallurgy and the manufacturing of metallic elements. These activities represent great diversity in production processes. Worker-related characteristics are particularly important in these processes and the accident rate. In view of the metal sector’s importance and that the latest annual report (2019) reveals the sector to be among the ten sectors with Spain’s highest accident rates, the purpose of this study is to explore the evolution of work accidents in the metal-mechanical sector in Spain for the period of 2009–2019 and to analyse the relationship between the associated variables. Data for this study come from occupational accident reports, which are required to be sent to the relevant administrative bodies using the Spanish Delt@ (electronic declaration of injured workers) computer system. The study variables were selected from the official occupational accident data and classified into four groups: personal, business, material, and time period. The relationships between severity and other variables were explored via contingency tables in which the chi-squared value (χ2) was calculated. This study shows a slight improvement in the accident rate over the last decade, but a high percentage of serious and fatal accidents in the Spanish industrial sector remains. The Monday effect, meal breaks, and being near retirement age are the most important factors influencing the number of serious accidents in this sector.es
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfes
dc.language.isoenges
dc.publisherElsevieres
dc.rights.accessRightsinfo:eu-repo/semantics/openAccesses
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/*
dc.subject.classificationAccident statistics - Spaines
dc.subject.classificationAccidentes - Estadísticas - Españaes
dc.subject.classificationMetal sectores
dc.subject.classificationSector del metales
dc.titleA study of situational circumstances related to Spain’s occupational accident rates in the metal sector from 2009 to 2019es
dc.typeinfo:eu-repo/semantics/articlees
dc.rights.holder© 2022 The Authorses
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.ssci.2022.105700es
dc.relation.publisherversionhttps://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925753522000406?via%3Dihubes
dc.peerreviewedSIes
dc.description.projectMinisterio de Economía, Industria y Competitividad (project DPI2016-79824-R)es
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 Internacional*
dc.type.hasVersioninfo:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersiones


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