Toward a standardized definition of the word worksite: A Delphi study
- Worksite wellness programs: things that make a difference. Lamb, Martha // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;06/19/2000, Vol. 29 Issue 51, p29
Provides tips for establishing effective worksite wellness programs. Need to understand the nature of the business in order to be productive and competitive; Focus on high-risk and average risk employees; Creation of an approach to track, report and measure outcomes.
- Obesity: Are companies ignoring the skinny on fat? // Fairfield County Business Journal;9/20/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 38, p11
Highlights findings of a survey on the food intake of employees in the U.S. Food types served in the workplace; Role of employers in promoting healthy foods and preventing obesity.
- Workplace health to be promoted with new award program. // Canadian Banker;Nov/Dec98, Vol. 105 Issue 6, p7
Reports on the launching of the Healthy Workplace Award, an award to recognize excellence in workplace health initiative, by the National Quality Institute and Health Canada. Intention of the award; Mounting evidence of the positive effects of comprehensive workplace programming.
- Workplace Drug Use Decreases After 9/11. // Occupational Hazards;Aug2002, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p18
Reports the implications of September 11 attack on workplace drug use in the U.S. Decline in the number of drug positivity rate; Percentage drop of workplace drug use; Decrease in the positivity during the full year of 2001 despite an upturn in on-the-job drug usage.
- Nominations sought for Linn County health worksite awards. // Corridor Business Journal;3/5/2012, Vol. 8 Issue 33, p15
The article presents information on the acceptance of the nominations by the Linn County Board of Health at the Linn County Board of Health Healthy Worksite Wellness Awards which is presented for the provision of a healthy environment to the employees by the companies.
- Trendthema gesunde Arbeit. // Lebensmittel Zeitung;1/10/2014, Issue 2, p36
The article discusses the importance of a healthy work environment for employers according to the research study Trendstudie Betriebliches Gesundheitsmanagement.
- Sit-stand workstations incorporate movement into work days of sedentary employees. Koster, Kathleen // Ebn.benefitsnews.com;12/1/2012, p1
The article reports on sit-stand workstations in work environment for movement of sedentary employees including increased medical risks, stand-up meetings and focus on walking while talking for employees, and encouraging of a wellness culture in organization.
- EDITOR'S DESK: WELL-BEING AND PERCEIVED ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT. Terry, Paul E. // American Journal of Health Promotion;Sep/Oct2014, Vol. 29 Issue 1, pTAHP-1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue's newsletter, "The Art of Health Promotion," on topics including perceived organizational support (POS) and employee well-being, the importance of organizational and workplace environment, and the role of...
- Evaluation of a Worksite Injury and Illness Prevention Program: Do the Effects of the REACH OUT Training Program Reach the Employees? Wells, Meredith; Stokols, Daniel; McMahan, Shari; Clitheroe, Chip // Journal of Occupational Health Psychology;Jan1997, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p25
Reports on the findings of a 2-year study evaluating the effectiveness of REACH OUT, a training program designed to assist small businesses develop and implement a worksite Injury and Illness Prevention Program. Participation of Southern California small businesses in the study; Performance of...