Phnom Penh: Dr. Pok Vanthat, Advisor to the Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training and Chairman of the Working Group, stated that in the first half of 2020, there were 3 cases of unconscious workers in factories and 239 unconscious workers (239 females). Compared to the first half of 2019, the number of factories decreased by 40% and the number of unconscious workers decreased by 43%.
Mr. Pok Vanthat stated that the causes of fainting cases on workers are as follows:
• Social psychosocial problems 34%
• Physical problems 22%
• Biological problems 22%
• Organizational science issues 11% and
11% overtime issues.
Remarks by Dr. Pok Vanthat during the meeting to review the work results achieved in the first half of 2020 and the direction of the work of the Working Group on Prevention of Fainting and Occupational Accident Prevention of Workers (TPC) ) Held at the National Social Security Fund meeting hall on Friday morning, July 10, 2020.