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Descriptor English: Accidents, Occupational
Descriptor Spanish: Accidentes de Trabajo
Descriptor Portuguese: Acidentes de Trabalho
Descriptor French: Accidents du travail
Entry term(s): Accident, Industrial
Accident, Occupational
Accidents, Industrial
Industrial Accident
Industrial Accidents
Occupational Accident
Occupational Accidents
Tree number(s): N06.850.135.240
SP4.046.442.633
SP9.160.020.010
VS4.002.001.001.007.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000062
Scope note: Unforeseen occurrences, especially injuries in the course of work-related activities.
Annotation: coordinate IM with specific occupation (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
PC prevention & control
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 79; was ACCIDENTS, INDUSTRIAL 1963-78
Online Note: use ACCIDENTS, OCCUPATIONAL to search ACCIDENTS, INDUSTRIAL 1966-78
History Note: 79; was in Cat G & J 1979-82, was ACCIDENTS, INDUSTRIAL in Cat G & J 1967-78 & Cat G & I 1963-66
Entry Version: ACCIDENTS OCCUP
Related: Occupational Diseases MeSH
Occupational Injuries MeSH
DeCS ID: 23892
Unique ID: D000062
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Accidents, Occupational - Preferred
Concept UI M0000090
Scope note Unforeseen occurrences, especially injuries in the course of work-related activities.
Preferred term Accidents, Occupational
Entry term(s) Accident, Occupational
Occupational Accident
Occupational Accidents
Accidents, Industrial - Narrower
Concept UI M0000089
Preferred term Accidents, Industrial
Entry term(s) Accident, Industrial
Industrial Accident
Industrial Accidents



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