Electrical Contracting News (ECN) May 2017 - Page 43

TOOLS & WORKWEAR SPECIAL FEATURE Kantar Sifo survey According to the Swedish Construction Federation, the number of occupational diseases and work accidents for manual workers has decreased, and Sweden and Norway have far fewer accidents than the European average. Despite this, much work remains for creating good conditions and a safer work environment for all these workers. To better develop functional workwear and to spread knowledge about how to avoid work-related injuries, Snickers Workwear examined Norwegian and Swedish working conditions. Market research firm Kantar Sifo interviewed 530 Swedish and Norwegian craftspeople and industrial workers in online surveys. The results The results reveal that more than one in two workers considers that not enough attention is paid to protective equipment at the workplace (52 per cent in Sweden and 64 per cent in Norway). Available protection is not u 6VBvVB6VB&R( " rW7&F'&FV7FVWG2&FV7FfRvvvW2VWG2BV&p&FV7F&Rv&VBFR7BFW&RW6VBFVB6RBGW7@2vV2FrVgƖgFrBB`VVƖrFRW6RbW'6&FV7FfPWVVBR7V62f6R62VWG2&FV7FfRvvvW2VWG2@V"FVfVFW'2&RF7&Vv&FVBFR7B6FRg&FRVFFRVffV7BbখW'Bv&FR7B6vpv&W"7VffW'22FRVW2@&6WBfW"F&BbFR&W7FVG2FR7W'fWWfW"6vRFV"VWG2W'6GFGVFW2FRv&6R&P&6G&fW'2vf&R&FV7FfPWVVB2BW6VBvF琦7&6gG6V6rFBW722R`FR&V62&VBFR6bW'6&FV7FFW6FBFR67G&G0BVff6V7FVG2gFVVFW&ǐ7V66&VW76W72vFbbFRVPFW'fWvVBFR7W'fW&VƖWfrFBFV6&FV7FfRWVVBVFW2FVЦFV"v&ॖWBFR7W'fW6&WfV2FB&PFRffRv&W'266Ff6FBFV"VW"FW2Bv0&fFRFVvFFRWVVBBv&6FrFWVVBvN( 2&RfW"W@b&VƖWfRFBFRVW"FW2@v27W'BFVvFf&F &6VGW&W266W&rFR&FV7F FR&vBv&vV"FW6R( 277VRFN( 0'F7V&ǒ&WfVB6W"6W0vFBVVW2ख66FfFRV&W"`67WFF6V6W2Bv&66FVG0rVv&W'22FV6ƖRvFf fWvW"66FVG2FFRWW&VfW&vRFW7FRF2V6v&&V2f 7&VFrvB6FF2B6fW"v&Vf&VBf"WfW'6vR7&gG6@v2&GV7BFWfVW'2v&W'2Vv6F'2BVW'2( 2vRfR6V7FfR&W76&ƗGBFRVFf'2w&WvR&RVVF7&V6Rv&VW72&WBFR7BVffV7FfPvbfFrVF77VW2BW&W0Bv&( 2'WB6FFWfVBFVƗfW &GV7G2FBv&vFFRW6W"FF&PrgFW"FV"vV&Vr6FRvfVFBFR&Gb&W7FVG0FR66Ff7W'fW&RffW"`Wr6'B&FV7F6WF2( vV&&PFV6w( v&vV"2FRWBv67FWFRWfWFbv&r6FW2f &fW767&gG6VBvV( "t7BbFR&W7FVG2v&Vf&VG2vW&RFW&RW6V@FVB6RBGW7BBFVgƖgFrBBbVVƖr( "uF'GRW"6VBbFR7vVF6v&W'2WfW"6vRFV"VWG2( "0rWfVFVVW"6VBbFP'vVvv&W'2WfW"6vPFV"VWG2( "u6WBbfR7VffW&VBFvP&W7VFrg&6FVG2BFV v&6RFR7BV"F2V0FB6WBb&R7VffW&rg&Ч66VF77VW2"( "uFR7B6v&W 7VffW'2g&2FRVW2B&6&RFcW"6VBb7vVF6@'vVvv&W'27VffW"g&F0c2W"6VB7vVFVBcbW"6V@'v( "tbbFR7vVF6v&W'2&&Vǒ WfW"W6R&W7&F'&FV7FvVFW6VBBf"'vVv2FPfwW&R2C2W"6VB( "tGFGVFW2BFRv&6R&W&W6VBFP&V6vf&R&FV7FfPWVVB2BW6VB66&FrF&RFWfW'F&B&W7FVB&F6VG&W2( "tFV"6VG26F@W722RbFR&V62&VBFP6b&FV7F'WBFR67G&G0BVff6V7FVG2gFVVFW&ƖPFR6&VW76W72bbFR7vVF6v&W'2&VƖWfRFBFV6&FV7FfPWVVBVFW2FVFV"v&( "t&RFRffRv&W'27vVFVB'v6FBFRVW FW2Bv2&fFRFVvFFPWVVBBv&6FrFWVVB( "tfW"WBb&VƖWfRFBFRVW FW2Bv27W'BFVvFf&F"&6VGW&W266W&pFR&FV7F"v&vV"FW6RF2627B&VBB6W 6W2vFBVVW2( "uFR&G&W'BFBFW&RffW bWr6'B&FV7F6WF266W'>( ( G&6W ( 6&RfGFVBF"bv&G&W6W'0V&ƖrFRW6W"FF"v&6P6RWfV2V@6FF2BVP7BFRvV&&PFV6w&WfWFvV&&RFV6w2&VGvfVখFW"FǒƗfW2F&Vv6'GW2fFW72FWf6W27'G26Fr@66W76&W2FVF"B&fPW&f&6RvRFR&V6VB7W'fWv06'&VBWBr&fW767&gG6Vখ66FfbFRfFw2&PWVǒƖ6&RFFRTB6f&0vB7BbW2fRr7W7V7FVBF@7&gG6V&RW7Vǒ6f7W6VBvWGFpFR"FRFBW'6&FV7FFVG0F&RfW&VB'WB&WVFVB( 6&W"7WGF~( fW FRV'2FVfFVǒ7&VFW2rFW&ЦVF&&V( 277VRFB66W'0v&vV"2&VV6FVǒFG&W76pvFG2FVFVBVTwV&B77FV6FRFWfVVBbW"( 6'Bv&vV.( 2Rvb&frFV"vV&Vp&WBW7BVR&FV7F( G&6W"( 266W'>( f'7B&FGR`vV&&RFV6w6fGFVBF"`v&G&W6W'2V&ƖrFRW6W"FF v&6R6RWfV2VB6FF0BVR7BFRFVw&Fb( 6'N( vV&&RFV6wFW"6Fp6w2FRWFVBFv6vR&Rr@v&r6FW2BvV&Vr6FR6WFVǒWrvࢢFR&V6VB7GVGv26'&VBWBp&fW767&gG6V66Ff'F"6fGW&rFV6V&W"#b@V'#r#rC