Improve Occupational Health
By 2013 our goal is to achieve a 30 per cent reduction in the rate of new cases of occupational illness per 10,000 employees based on a 2008 baseline
30 per cent reduction in the rate of new cases of occupational illness per 10,000 employees by 2013 based on a 2008 baseline.
For additional information please view the 2011 Annual Report and Sustainable development website: http://www.riotinto.com/annualreport2011/ and http://www.riotinto.com/sustainabledevelopment2011/social/health/index.html.
Ongoing reductions in new cases of occupational illnesses will require further improvements in the management of risks posed by manual handling and noise exposure, as well as supporting healthy lifestyles through workplace wellbeing programmes. For additional information on Managing occupational health risks please view our website: http://www.riotinto.com/sustainabledevelopment2011/social/health/managing_occupational_health_risks.html.
UN goal(s) and issue(s) addressedHIV/AIDS, TB, malaria, health and medical; Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
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