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In view of the new Directive 96/82/EC to improve the effectiveness of the legislative framework in the prevention of major industrial accidents, requiring companies to exhibit the existence of a formal safety management system (SMS), examines the factors that may influence its practical implementation. Considers the culture of a country, the site culture, the size of a site and business approaches for the implementation of safety strategies.

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Authors: LOUPASIS S, Institue for Systems, Informatics and Safety, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 18666 EN (1998) 36pp.
Availability: Available free of charge from CCR Ispra
Record Number: 199910621 / Last updated on: 1999-04-13
Original language: en
Available languages: en