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close this bookThe Organization of First Aid in the Workplace (ILO, 1999, 70 p.)
close this folder4. How first aid is organized
close this folder4.1. Variables to be considered in the assessment of first-aid requirements
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View the document4.1.1. Type of work and associated risks
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View the document4.1.4. Availability of other health services

4.1.4. Availability of other health services

The level of training and the extent of organization for first aid may be influenced by the proximity to the enterprise of readily available health services. These health services may be the occupational health services themselves or the public or private general health services. More will be said about this in section 4.2.