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Language version

English & Korean

Description:

* 1,000 sentences in 13 languages for OSH conversation, daily conversation, and conversation at workplaces
- OSH conversation (208 sentences): Instruction, warning, safety sign, protective equipment, etc.
- Health-related conversation (215 sentences): Medical check-up, health care, pharmacy, etc.
- Daily/Work-related conversation (577 sentences): Daily life, labor contract, travel, etc.

* Audio pronunciation in 13 languages
- Users can pick sentences to hear native speakers' pronunciation in 13 languages.
※ Phonetic alphabets are provided to help users to pronounce all the sentences themselves.

* Customized "conversation group" that suits users' specific needs
- Users can create a "conversation group" by making bookmarks of relevant sentences to use them according to different circumstances.

* Off-line version for business trips
- Users can use the app on a business travel abroad without an Internet connection by downloading the sentences and audio files in advance.

Target group:

Foreign workers and OSH Manager who work with them.

Subject matter:

Effective communication between safety and health managers at industrial sites and foreign workers. - To prevent occupational accidents and to support foreign workers to settle in via the smartphone application that facilitates communication between foreign workers and OSH Managers(relevant personnel) at workplaces. - To help foreign workers to better communicate and to prevent occupational accidents by providing interpretation service with 1,000 sentences necessary for the safety and health management of workplaces, work processes, and daily conversation in 13 languages.

Background:

Occupational accidents involving foreign workers are on the rise because the poor communication between foreign workers and OSH Managers(relevant personnel) at workplaces are undermining safety and health management with the sharp increase of the number of foreign workers in Korea.

Prizes won

Gold Stevie of Integrated Mobile Experience, 2013 International Business Awards

Prize

Free

Publisher:

Korea Occupational Safety & Health Agency - KOSHA

Address:


400, Jongga-ro jung-gu 
681-230 Ulsan
Republic of Korea

Telephone:

+82 (0)52 7030691

Fax:

+82  (0)52  7030322

E-mail:

kuehyun.park@gmail.com

URL:

http://english.kosha.or.kr/

Production:

Korea Occupational Safety & Health Agency – KOSHA

Address:


400, Jongga-ro jung-gu 
681-230 Ulsan
Repubic of Korea

Telephone:

+82 (0)52 7030691

Fax:

+82  (0)52  7030322

E-mail:

kuehyun.park@gmail.com

URL:

http://english.kosha.or.kr/