Essays about: "health and safety"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 261 essays containing the words health and safety.

  1. 1. Tolkning av uttryck och beteende i samband med smärta hos häst

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Linnea Stray; [2018]
    Keywords : hHäst; smärtbedömning; beteende; uttryck; etologi; välfärd;

    Abstract : Recognizing and evaluating pain in horses comes with a great challenge, both for veterinarians and horse owners. Pain in animals is hard to measure physiologically and it differs with the individual’s perception, state of mind and earlier experiences. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Ideology of Mental Illness in Ghana : A Discourse Analysis of Mental Health Laws (1972-2012)

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Afrikanska studier

    Author : Gianpiero Iacovelli; [2018]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; Ghana; Ideology; Law; Mental health; Mental health policies; Mental health services; Mental illness; Public safety; Subjectivity;

    Abstract : In 2012, Ghanaian government promulgated a new mental health law aimed at setting up a community-based health care system in order to solve several problems that are affecting mental health facilities and people with mental disorders. The new law was also thought to overcome the limitations of the previous law, which was promulgated in 1972. READ MORE

  3. 3. Inhysningens betydelse för arbetsmiljön på svenska ridskolor : en jämförande studie av lösdriftsystem och traditionell hästhållning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Therese Fransson; Anna Söderman; [2018]
    Keywords : arbetsmiljö; tidsåtgång; inhysningssystem; säkerhet; risker; ergonomi; mekanisering;

    Abstract : Today half a million Swedes are engaged in equestrian sports and the sport counts as Sweden's second largest youth sport. Equestrian practitioners consist of 90% women and they are also the ones who mostly perform the work in our riding schools. Working in a stable environment often implies high physical workload and exposure to risks. READ MORE

  4. 4. The value of Health and Safety aspects in Product-Service Systems : A case study based on the manufacturing industry

    University essay from Karlstads universitet; Karlstads universitet

    Author : Oscar Wergeland; Astrid Mehlberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Product-Service System; Occupational Health and Safety; Sustainability; Product Stewardship; Produkt-Service System; Arbetshälsa och Säkerhet; Hållbarhet; Produkthantering;

    Abstract : Companies are expected to reduce the impact on society caused by its operations while at the same time, generate profit for its stakeholders. One way to satisfy both parts is by creating shared values. As the trend of servitization becomes more popular the ability of Product-Service Systems (PSS) to deliver additional value to customers arises. READ MORE

  5. 5. Development of monitoring program for water safety in small-scale water treatment plants in rural areas of Ecuador

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Tone Sigrell; [2018]
    Keywords : Safe water; Quantitative microbial risk assessment; QMRA; Sustainable water access; Water quality monitoring; kvantitativ mikrobiell riskanalys; QMRA; hållbar dricksvattenförsörjning; vattenkvalitétsövervakningsprogram;

    Abstract : Globally a major health concern according to the World health organization (WHO, 2011) is gastro-intestinal infections caused by fecally contaminated water. The access to drinking water has increased due to international efforts, however the long-term sustainability and safety of the water accessed have gained criticism, and many water sources have proven to be both contaminated (UN, 2016) and badly managed (WHO, 2016a). READ MORE