PENGARUH PEMAKAIAN APD TERHADAP KEJADIAN KECELAKAAN KERJA PADA PERAJIN BATU MARMER DI DESA GAMPING KABUPATEN TULUNGAGUNG

Rulik Tri Anggraini

Workplace accidents can be caused by two factors: unsafe action or human factors and unsafe condition or work environment factors. Based on the research of experts 80 – 85 % incidence of workplace accidents are caused by human factors. The purpose of this study was to determine the effect on the incidence of PPE usage accident work on marble stone artisans in the village of Dalkeith Tulungagung.

This research includes analytical research analytic data analysis method that uses a simple linear regression and in terms of the time this study was a cross sectional study. The dependent variable in this study was the incidence of accidents at work during the month of june 2011, while the independent variable is the use of personal protective equipment (PPE). Marble artisans in doing the bulk of his work in the category of always wearing PPE as many as 37
people (61,67%) of the 60 respondents. In large part accident sufferd minor workplace accidents by 36 people (60,0 %) of the 60 respondents.

Analysis of test result prove that the value of B (0,234), the regression model is positive or unidirectiona, meaning always wear PPE then the lower the number of accidents incident. Value P Value sig is 0,018 less than 0,05 with a value of R (0,304) means that there is a low impact on the use of PPE in the workplace accident marble craftsmen in the village of Limestone, District Campurdarat, Tulungagung.

Still a lot of work accident occurs therefore advisable to relevant agencies such as manpower, health officers, community helath centers, local government held a counseling and guidance on aplication of safety aspects of artisans and business owners so hopefully decrease the incdence of occupational accidents and increasinbg labor productivity.

Keywords : Carft Stone Marble, Work Accident, Use of PPE