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- Agency aims to cut accidents. // Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Oct2009, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p21
The article announces the launch of recruitment agency DRN which will specialise in placing people in both temporary and permanent waste management and recycling jobs. People who have already undergone the necessary training will be supplied to various facilities. The agency aims to minimise the...
- Experts: Train employees to recognize hazards. Fisher, Douglas D. // Waste & Recycling News;5/14/2012, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p0015
The article reports that Jerry Sjogren, E.L. Harvey & Sons Inc.'s safety manager, and Jerry Peters, Rumpke Consolidated Companies Inc.'s compliance manager, investigates the safety issue which can arise in the solid waste and recycling industries. Peters mentions the importantance of having a...
- TAKING SAFETY WIRE - TO - WIRE. Edgar, Brian; Stessl, Tom // Resource Recycling;Mar2011, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p42
The article discusses the relation between training and safety for using a new equipment, such as baler or wire tire system, in a recycling industry. It says that training is significant and should be conducted immediately after new equipment was bought, giving overall knowledge to employees who...
- Triangle of Success. Hagan, Phil // Waste360;Mar2014, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p18
The article discusses the National Waste and Recycling Association's (NW&RA) approach to safety. The policy was based on the mining industry's zero tolerance for unsafe activities also called Triangle of Success. The author adds that such approach of the mining industry has been proven a success...
- Batteries pose danger for scrappers. Jansen, Kerri // Waste & Recycling News;4/29/2013, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p0015
The article discusses the highlights of a presentation at the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) Inc.'s 2013 Conference and Exposition in Orlando, Florida. ISRI transportation safety manager Commodor Hall discussed the batteries aspect of hazardous material management in the scrap...
- Keeping MRFs safe and sound Harris, Sydney M. // World Wastes;Feb1996, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p47
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- Organizations spend $58.6 billion on training. Boles, Margaret; Sunoo, Brenda Paik // Workforce;Jan1998, Vol. 77, p21
Reports that training budget in American organizations increased by five percent in 1997 as compared to 1996 figures. Expectation of continuous investments in training and development in 1998.
- Employee development. // People Management;01/26/95, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p10
Shares the development of employees in various businesses in Great Britain. Training for employees of Front-line Royal Mail; Professional qualification by the British Institute of Facilities; Scheme funded by Devon and Cornwall for tourism employees.
- Courses round-up. // People Management;01/26/95, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p43
Shares the training courses aimed at employees and executives in Great Britain. Building winning teams; Skills for health and safety managers; Foundation course for trainers.