Businesses rally in the face of flooding

Phillips, Lucy
August 2007
People Management;8/9/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p10
The article discusses how human resource (HR) professionals dealt with the impact of floods on the operation of their businesses in England. According to Rebecca Wassell, HR director at aerospace manufacturer Messier-Dowty, unions were able to keep water distribution and employee morale going. John Hepworth, chairman of the Gloucester branch of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, reported that many businesses had sought advice on health and safety.


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