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Work incapacity in a cross-national study on arrangements and data in six countries

R. Prins

Work incapacity in a cross-national study on arrangements and data in six countries

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Published by Ministerie van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid in Gravenhage .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disability evaluation.,
  • Disability retirement.,
  • Insurance, Disability.,
  • work capacity evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR. Prins, T.J. Veerman, S. Andriessen.
    ContributionsAndriessen, S., Veerman, T. J., Netherlands. Ministerie van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC963.4 .P75 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p.
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21021070M
    ISBN 109052504008
    OCLC/WorldCa30446296

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Work incapacity in a cross-national study on arrangements and data in six countries by R. Prins Download PDF EPUB FB2

Finally, national and international data sources are discussed, highlighting programme-bound restrictions and comparability problems, in order to draw conclusions on prospects and strategies for cross-national research on work incapacity levels.

Part V of the study gives a detailed overview of relevant arrangements, provisions and data sources Author: R. Prins, T.J. Veerman, S. Andriessen. This study provides an extended insight in the social security context of temporal and permanent work incapacity in six European countries: Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

It is primarily explorative and serves as a feasibility study for a quantative comparison across countries. The first part presents some indicative figures on labour forces Author: R. Prins, T.J. Veerman, S. Andriessen. Israel, and the Netherlands participated in a cross-national study of work incapacity and reintegration (WIR) under the auspices of the International Social Security Association (ISSA).

The ISSA Research Board began the study in on the advice of the six-nation steering committee of which the United States was a major participant and proponent.

CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Quality of medical assessment of work incapa-city has been poorly investigated, despite the enormous costs engendered by transient incapa-city of work and permanent disability. This study examined some indices of quality from a stratified, random sample (n = ) of assessments per-formed by expert assessors of the.

This chapter provides an insight into some basic cross-national features of sickness absence and disability, mainly as manifested in persons at working age (15–64 years).

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Z Gesamte Hyg. Aug;28(8) [Work incapacity in accidents in the years in insurance carriers of social insurance in the urban and rural district of Stralsund]. A six-country study on work incapacity and reintegration - Summary pdf - MB Summarises findings from the Work Incapacity and Reintegration (WIR) Project, a cross-national study of work incapacity and return to work which focused on low back pain patients.

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