Are workers or their workplaces the key to occupational sun protection?

@article{Hammond2008AreWO,
  title={Are workers or their workplaces the key to occupational sun protection?},
  author={Vanessa A Hammond and Anthony I Reeder and Andrew R. Gray and Melanie L Bell},
  journal={Health promotion journal of Australia : official journal of Australian Association of Health Promotion Professionals},
  year={2008},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={97-101}
}
ISSUE ADDRESSED High levels of sun exposure and skin cancer are experienced by outdoor workers. To develop effective preventive strategies it is important to understand which factors predict sun protection use. METHODS Outdoor workers (n=74) in Central Otago, New Zealand, completed a questionnaire and recorded sun protection practices for five consecutive working days, January-March 2007. RESULTS Sun protection was predicted by beliefs of personal susceptibility to skin cancer, suntan… CONTINUE READING