- Injury prevention efforts targeting behavior. Kochaniec, Joanne Wojcik // Business Insurance;10/18/99, Vol. 33 Issue 42, p3
Discloses the connection of behavior with workplace injury prevention efforts. Theory of the California Workers' Compensation Institute; Behavioral contributors to injuries; Integration of safety into culture; Barriers of injury prevention.
- South Carolina workplaces set record in safety and health. // South Carolina Business Journal;Feb2003, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p5
Examines the factors contributing to the decline of industrial accident rates in South Carolina. Statistics released by the U.S. Department of Labor; Emphasis placed by employers on industrial safety and health; Inspection of businesses by Department of Labor, Licensing Regulation to eliminate...
- Workplace injuries in Utah fall 5.3%. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;06/21/99, Vol. 28 Issue 52, p16
Reports on the decline of workplace injuries in Utah, from 1996 to 1998.
- Safety means total commitment. Jones, Myron // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Jan2002, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p50
Provides steps to enhance industrial safety programs. Publication of safety handbook for employees; Implementation of disciplinary policy; Development of a relationship with a doctor; Investigation of injuries and incidents.
- Questions & Answers. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Aug2002, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p8
Answers a question relevant to protecting injured employees on restricted duty from re-injury and other industrial accidents. Need for a monitored supervision of employees on restricted duty; Involvement of employees in assisting with training and educational programs; Implications for...
- Talkin' responsibility blues. Johnson, Dave // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Sep2002, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p8
Editorial. Comments on the need to build up safety measures in organizations to protect human resources from industrial accidents. Examples of industrial accidents in the world; Attitude of corporations towards safety measures; Measures for making corporations responsible towards their...
- Safety's flawed fundamentals. Metzgar, Carl // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Sep2002, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p58
Focuses on the flaws in fundamentals of industrial safety in the U.S. Axioms for accident prevention having flaws; Causes of injuries and accidents at workplace; Loopholes in the definition of severity of an accident; Role of management in injury prevention.
- From the GROUND UP. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Oct2002, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p62
Offers advice on proper flooring policy and floor maintenance to avoid industrial accidents. Cleaning all places of employment, passageways, storerooms and service rooms; Maintaining the floor of every workroom in a clean and dry condition; Choosing proper footwear.
- strains & sprains. Pater, Robert // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Oct2002, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p69
Offers advice on preventing injuries in the workplace. Planning for overall organizational goals; Providing education on ergonomics; Measuring leading indicators as road-markers.
- QUESTIONS & ANSWERS. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Nov2002, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p6
Presents a question-and-answer advisory on several ways to measure industrial safety, published in the November 2002 issue of 'Industrial Safety and Hygiene News.' Query on implementation of an industrial health and safety management system; Suggestions to measure industrial safety to prevent...