Development of an Occupational Health and Safety Literacy Scale among Industrial Workers

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กัลยาณี ตันตรานนท์
วันเพ็ญ ทรงคำ
วีระพร ศุทธากรณ์
วิจิตร ศรีสุพรรณ
โภคิน ศักรินทร์กุล
จักรภพ ธาตุสุวรรณ


This study aimed to develop an occupational health and safety literacy scale among industrial workers. Samples included 378 industrial workers. The developed scale consisted of 4 dimensions; accessing, understanding, appraising, and applying information. Confirmatory factor analysis and Cronbach’s alpha coefficients were used for testing construct validity and reliability of the scale. For its psychometric evaluation, confirmatory factor analysis showed that the model had satisfactory goodness of fit (GFI = 0.94, AGFI = 0.91, CFI = 0.98, NFI = 0.93) Cronbach’s alpha coefficients of the scale was 0.82. The results provide support for validity and reliability of the scale. This scale could be used to study in promoting an occupational health and safety literacy among industrial workers.


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ตันตรานนท์ก, ทรงคำว, ศุทธากรณ์ว, ศรีสุพรรณว, ศักรินทร์กุลโ, ธาตุสุวรรณจ. Development of an Occupational Health and Safety Literacy Scale among Industrial Workers. J Royal Thai Army Nurses [Internet]. 2019Dec.30 [cited 2020May27];20(3):247-55. Available from:
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