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Factors contributing to accident among local and foreign workers in manufacturing industry Pekan Nanas

Loo, M. K. and Mohamad Amin, Salmiah and Abd. Rahman, Nor Sa’adah (2014) Factors contributing to accident among local and foreign workers in manufacturing industry Pekan Nanas. In: 5th Annual Conference International Graduate Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities (IGCESH2014), 18-20 August, 2015, Skudai, Johor.

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Abstract

This research aims to determine the factors contributing to accident among local and foreign workers in manufacturing industry and identify the mean difference of gender between the groups and within the groups of local and foreign worker. This research was through questionnaire to analyzed using Package for Social Science (SPSS) software. 285 respondents answered questionnaire. The result of this study indicates that job-related accident is the main factor contributing to accident in manufacturing industry. It was followed by individual-related accident, organization-related accident and environment-related accident. Moreover, means difference of gender between the groups and within the groups of local and foreign worker shown that female worker contributing to accident in manufacturing industry is higher than male worker.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:accident, manufacturing industry
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions:Management
ID Code:60842
Deposited By: Fazli Masari
Deposited On:08 Mar 2017 11:57
Last Modified:30 Aug 2017 16:58

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