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Promote the health of workers

Improve working conditions

Improve working environment

Maintain the health of the enterprise

Q1. - BASIC FUNCTION OF OCCUPATIONAL Health services.

Preliminary orientation to the enterprise


Surveillance of the working environment
Informing employer, enterprise management and workers about occupational health hazards
Assessment of health risks
Surveillance of workers' health
Health surveillance of workers may be passive and active
Pre-assignment (pre-employment) health examinations
Periodic health examinations
Return-to-work health examinations
General health examinations
Health examinations after the ending of service
General observations
Initiatives for preventive and control measures
First aid services and emergency preparedness
Occupational health care, general preventive and curative health services
Rehabilitation
Protection of vulnerable groups
Information, education and training
Health promotion activities
Data collection and record-keeping

Q2- Factors to be taken into account while selecting risk control

Durability – long term/short term


Applicability
Costs
Effectiveness of control
Legal requirement and standards
Competence of personnel and training need
Q6- Factor to be consider for selecting hearing conservation (protection)
Daily noise exposure
Hearing ability
Communication demands
Use of other personal protective equipment
Temperature and climate
Physical constraints of the worker or work activity
Comfort