Youth Industrial Health and Safety in Practice in Hesse from the Perspective of Young People

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Systemkonzept, Institut für Systemforschung und Konzeptentwicklung, Köln
Publication Date
  • Systemkonzept, Institut fuer Systemforschung und Konzeptentwicklung, Koeln (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Work and Industry
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Working conditions
    • Vocational education
  • Abstract

    Information on working conditions of young people in Hesse. Topics: characterization of training and terms of employment; company size and number of trainees in the company; works council and youth representation; membership in trade union or professional association; particular workplace arrangements and reason for them; detailed information about daily working hours with begin, end and break times; public posting about arrangement of working hours; overtime; overtime compensation; weekend and holiday work; leisure time compensation for holiday work; work in the company during times for teaching by topics; time off received in compensation for vocational school instruction on work-free weekdays; information on vocational school instruction times; cancellation of vocational school instruction due to work in the company; classroom instruction in the company doing the training; number of days of vacation; distribution of the days of vacation throughout the calender year; vacation on vocational school holidays; piecework or time-dependent work; directions received at the start of training on accident and health risks and in the further course of training; medical examination before start of training; medical prohibition of certain activities and observation by employer; medical follow-up examination; survey on personal job situation regarding the factory inspectorate official; knowledge about the youth industrial health and safety laws; posting about protection rules in the company.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1983-10 / 1984-04
Geographic Coverage
  • Hesse (DE-HE)
Sampled Universe
Sample of vocational students in the second or third training year from altogether 18 occupational groups in 171 subject classes at 27 vocational schools in Hesse.
Sampling Procedure Comment: The choice of occupational groups took place on the suspicion of particular problems in enforcing the youth protection law.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1497
    Number of Variables: 234
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1376 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Systemkonzept, Institut für Systemforschung und Konzeptentwicklung: Die Praktizierung des Jugendarbeitsschutzgesetzes in Hessen aus der Sicht Jugendlicher. Köln: Forschungsbericht (Kurzfassung) 1984.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22