Age differences in safety attitudes and safety performance in Hong Kong construction workers.

@article{Siu2003AgeDI,
  title={Age differences in safety attitudes and safety performance in Hong Kong construction workers.},
  author={Oi-ling Siu and David R. Phillips and Tat-wing Leung},
  journal={Journal of safety research},
  year={2003},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={199-205}
}
PROBLEM Safety in the construction industry is a major issue in Hong Kong, representing about 46% of all occupational injuries in 1998. This study explored linear and curvilinear relations between age and safety performance (accident rates and occupational injuries), as well as safety attitudes, in construction workers in Hong Kong. METHOD A Chinese version of the Safety Attitude Questionnaire (SAQ by Donald & Canter) was developed and administered to a sample of Chinese construction workers… CONTINUE READING

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