Health and social needs of migrant construction workers for big sporting events

BMJ. 2021 Aug 5;374:n1591. doi: 10.1136/bmj.n1591.

Abstract

Governments, international sports bodies, and industry must take responsibility for barriers to health experienced by migrant workers involved in events such as the Olympic Games and FIFA World Cup, argue Kristine Husøy Onarheim and colleagues

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • COVID-19 / diagnosis
  • COVID-19 / epidemiology
  • COVID-19 / mortality
  • Construction Industry / statistics & numerical data*
  • Health Services Needs and Demand / trends*
  • Humans
  • Japan
  • Occupational Health
  • Occupational Injuries / epidemiology
  • Occupational Injuries / prevention & control
  • Qatar
  • Risk Factors
  • SARS-CoV-2 / genetics
  • SARS-CoV-2 / isolation & purification
  • Sports and Recreational Facilities / statistics & numerical data*
  • Transients and Migrants / psychology*
  • Transients and Migrants / statistics & numerical data
  • Vulnerable Populations / ethnology
  • Workplace / psychology
  • Workplace / statistics & numerical data