Revista de Saúde Pública
On-line version ISSN 1518-8787
PAVESIO, Luiz. The National Institute of Social Welfare and occupational accidents. Rev. Saúde Pública [online]. 1973, vol.7, n.1, pp. 51-61. ISSN 1518-8787. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0034-89101973000100005.
It is related the manner by which the National Institute of Social Welfare realizes the characterization of the occupational accidents, the investigations of their causes, the payment of benefits in occurence of temporary incapacity, permanent incapacity and death, the medical care to the injureds, their professional rehabilitation and the professional misfortune prevention. And this due to the integration of the occupational accidents in the social welfare, brazilian law n.° 5316, of September 14, 1967.
Keywords : Accidents, accupational; Social welfare; Legislation; Occupational health; Accidents, industrial; Accidents [prevention]; Medical care.