TITLE

Heath and safety

PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
People Management;5/14/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on several issues concerning safety measures and health aspects of employees. Utilization of head sets for telephone operators in the BT company; Employment law on passive smoking; Offering of Chinese medicine as an alternative therapy for Unipart employees.
ACCESSION #
710731

 

Related Articles

  • Tobacco row. Scheidel, Carmen C. // Restaurant Business;11/15/97, Vol. 96 Issue 22, p15 

    Focuses on legal implications of findings of studies on the effect of ambient smoke on American restaurant workers' health. Linking of passive smoking to illnesses; Possible creation of additional smoking legislation.

  • Second-Hand Smoke: Next Black Lung? Reardon, Barbara // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;6/30/2003, Vol. 107 Issue 26, p25 

    Reports on the impact of passive smoke on the health of employees in the U.S. Causes of lung cancer; Costs and premiums for the affected insurance coverage of employees; Measurement of the amount of nicotine in the blood, saliva or urine.

  • No smoking, please.  // Seventeen;Dec93, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p44 

    Discusses the higher risk of lung cancer faced by people who work in smoke-filled restaurants. Danger of secondhand smoke.

  • U.S. workers exposed to secondhand smoke.  // Nation's Health;Oct2001, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p6 

    Presents a study which reported the tobacco smoke exposure of employees in workplaces in the United States. Criticism on the existence of official workplace smoking rules; States where employees benefited from smoke-free workplace environments; Health risks from secondhand smoke.

  • Hospitality staff still at risk from smokers. McClary, Samantha // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;4/18/2002, Vol. 191 Issue 4218, p14 

    Discusses a study conducted by the Smoking in Public Places committee of the London Assembly in England concerning the effects of passive smoking on hospitality industry staff. Level of risk faced by hospitality staff; Inefficiency of the clean-air charter of the industry; Reaction of the...

  • The threat of second hand smoke.  // Current Health 1;Sep95 Supplement, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p12 

    Focuses on the dangers of passive exposure to tobacco smoke. Secondhand smoke as a carcinogen; Diseases associated with secondhand smoke; Suggestions on how to avoid passive smoking.

  • WARNING! Secondhand Smoke Is a Hazard to Your Health. Relos, Mariana // Current Health 1;Oct2003, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p14 

    Discusses the health risks posed by secondhand smoke. INSET: Do You T.A.T.U.?.

  • Are we here to inform or inflame? Hadley, Mark // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;05/11/98, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p4 

    Comments on how the media is covering news about the dangers of second-hand smoke. Articles in `Investor's Business Daily'; Study released by the World Health Organization.

  • More on the dangers of secondhand smoke. E.B. // Medical Update;Aug95, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p5 

    Cites the hazards of secondhand smoke to nonsmokers. Enactment of a no-smoking legislation in New York City; Airline ban on smoking; Removal of smoking areas from several McDonald's restaurants; Priority of the right of the nonsmoker to clean air.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics