The special severity of occupational accidents in the afternoon: "the lunch effect".

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The severity of occupational accidents suffered by construction workers at different hours of the day is analyzed in this study. It may be seen that the interval of time between 13:00 and 17:00 has incomprehensibly high rates of severe and fatal accidents in comparison with any other. We associate this higher accident rate with what we have termed the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.aap.2010.12.019

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@article{Lpez2011TheSS, title={The special severity of occupational accidents in the afternoon: "the lunch effect".}, author={Miguel A Camino L{\'o}pez and Ignacio Fontaneda and {\'O}scar J Gonz{\'a}lez Alc{\'a}ntara and Dale O. Ritzel}, journal={Accident; analysis and prevention}, year={2011}, volume={43 3}, pages={1104-16} }