precursors

19:17 Jul 31, 2015
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Safety / Instructions
English term or phrase: precursors
This is a form for crew members to fill in, mainly about security issues, injuries, accidents, etc.
There is a section called Serious Injury Precursors, under which there is a list of risk activities of the day, such as work at height/demolition/manual handling and so forth, for the crew member to pick from.

What would be a word in Spanish for Precursors? antecedentes? or simply precursores?
Susie Rawson
United States


Summary of answers provided
3precursores
Kirsten Larsen
3Factores que predisponen a/factores de riesgo
Ligia Gonzalez


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Factores que predisponen a/factores de riesgo


Explanation:
Aunque se podría hablar de precursores, en este caso me parece que es mucho más claro hablar de factores que predisponen a lesiones graves, o de
Factores de riesgo de lesiones graves

http://www.scielo.cl/scielo.php?pid=S0370-41062005000100014&...

Example sentence(s):
  • Aunque las caídas conllevan un riesgo de lesión en todas las personas, su edad, sexo y estado de salud pueden influir en el tipo de lesión y su gravedad.
  • ... bicicletas y patines, predisponen a accidentes de peor pronóstico...

    Reference: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs344/es/
    Reference: http://cvb.ehu.es/open_course_ware/castellano/social_juri/ps...
Ligia Gonzalez
Colombia
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precursores


Explanation:
Pero dado el contenido de la lista, igual me arriesgaría a llamarla
"Prácticas de Prevención de Riesgos Laborales"


Kirsten Larsen
Spain
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish, Native in SpanishSpanish
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