Occupational medicine in Latvia

Tatjana Farbtukh, Maija Eglite, Linda Matisane

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Abstract

New system of occupational medicine in Latvia is under development already for 10 years. The biggest efforts have been invested in creation of legal basis harmonized to the legislation of EU and extensive training of specialists. The State Labor Inspection was established, the Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health and other medical institutions have been reorganized. A new system of information is under construction; as well as new hygienic standards are being elaborated.

Translated title of the contributionOccupational medicine in Latvia
Original languageRussian
Pages (from-to)16-21
Number of pages6
JournalMeditsina Truda I Promyshlennaya Ekologiya
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Field of Science*

  • 3.3 Health sciences
  • 3.5 Other medical sciences

Publication Type*

  • 1.1. Scientific article indexed in Web of Science and/or Scopus database

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