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PraticaSegurança (1st Phase) – Workplace Safety Climate and Organisational Culture in Portugal - Sectoral Studies

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Abstract: The research aims to highlight the characteristics of safety at work culture in Portugal, and also to determine, based on different studies in organisational contexts, the levels and characteristics of workplace climate and organisational culture of safety in companies operating in Portugal. To understand occupational safety and health in Portugal, it is necessary to highlight and understand the risk and safety practices, values, attitudes and behaviours in force in Portuguese work organisations.

Scientific area: Occupational Safety and Health, Sociology of Work and Organisations

End beneficiaries/target population: Researchers, students, companies, OSH Technicians and HR technicians, company managers

Timeline: 2017-2027


RICOT – Instituto de Sociologia (IS-UP)
ISLA – Instituto Politécnico de Gestão e Tecnologia
Instituições participantes: Empresas público/privadas de diversos setores
Start Year


Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto
Via Panorâmica, s/n
4150-564 Porto, Portugal

Phone: +351 226 077 132


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Ref. UIDP/00727/2020

Ref. UIDB/00727/2020