- IA to promote human capital management. // Corporate Adviser;Dec2015, p7
The article focuses on the project initiated by Great Britain's Investment Association, which would encourage investors to consider human capital in their day-to-day decision making about companies, and would also ensure that better training and and health facilities is provided to the employees.
- Mandatory training helps. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;02/24/97, Vol. 238 Issue 8, p12
Presents the outcome of a three-year study on mandatory safety and health training among painters in three states in the United States. Performed under a cooperative agreement between the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and the Center to Protect Workers' Rights;...
- AEDs and Good Samaritan laws. JOHNSON, DAVE // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Dec2015, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p25
The article focuses on the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) on the workplace and benefits of Good Samaritan laws for those who had medical emergency and mentions on the AED classes to train workers for recognizing sudden cardiac arrest.
- Training policy/health and safety. // People Management;02/08/96, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p9
Presents news related to training policy and occupational health and safety in Great Britain. Campaign for the setting up of regional education and training boards; Why individual learning accounts will exclude many workers and cost nearly as twice as much as minimum wage; Sentencing of a...
- Web-Based Training. Blotzer, Michael J. // Occupational Hazards;Sep2000, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p35
Focuses on online employee occupational safety and health training programs offered by GoTrain.net and PureSafety.com. Range of training courses available on the online programs; Safety training issues addressed by the online operators.
- Health and safety advice. // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;5/12/2005, Vol. 194 Issue 4374, p48
Offers health and safety advice to employers in the hospitality industry in Great Britain. Comprehensible and relevant information that should be provided by employers to their employees in addition to training; Coverage of the health and safety training program; Tips on ensuring an effective...
- IN BRIEF. // Occupational Health;May2010, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p5
This section offers news briefs related to occupational health, including a warning by mental health charity Mind that the Work Capability Assessment outlined by the British government is an inadequate measure of an employee's mental fitness to work, the release of a study by Dutch and Canadian...
- Best Safety Training Methods. Coleman, Mike; Sims, Chuck // Transportation & Distribution;Nov99, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p57
Discusses the advantages and disadvantages of four safety training methods for employees in the United States. Instructor-led training; Media instruction; CD-ROM training; Distance learning.
- Importance of occupational safety and health. Farooqui, M.A. // Economic Review (05318955);Apr97, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p20
Stresses the need to prevent workplace accidents through occupational safety training and retraining. Causes of accidents; Reasons for committing unsafe acts; Employee's lack of knowledge about the job; Training phases; Availability of safety training materials and aids; Worker's responsibility...