SJWEH Supplements are open access, (mostly) non-peer-reviewed articles usually published in theme issues or as part of a series of papers from a conference or workshop. Scand J Work Environ Health stopped publishing SJWEH Supplements in 2009.


SJWEH Supplements 2008;(no 5):9-13    pdf

Economics for occupational safety and health

by Kankaanpää E, van Tulder M, Aaltonen M, De Greef M

The aim of the article is to show how economics can help in decision making in occupational safety and health. Different methods and concepts used in economics have been described. In addition, examples have been given of how regulation and incentives have been used to promote occupational safety and health.

This article refers to the following text of the Journal: 2003;29(3):239-245