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Document ID (ISN)49870
CIS number 88-840
ISBN(s) 0-85280-375-8
Year 1987
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Cyster R., Macklin D., McEwen J.
Title Alcohol policies - A guide to action at work
Bibliographic information Industrial Society, Peter Runge House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG, United Kingdom, 1987. 46p. Illus. 26 ref. Price: GBP 3.75.
Abstract Practical handbook for senior management, personnel staff and others involved in the introduction of workplace programmes and policies on alcohol. Contents: the effects of alcohol; the impact of alcohol on society; risk factors in employment; preparing for a policy; preparation of the policy statement; prevention; training; information note on identifying guidelines for the interviewing of an alcoholic employee; resources needed for an effective programme; communicating the policy to employees; legal implciations. The appendix contains a list of useful addresses in the United Kingdom and a list of videotapes and training manuals that can be used in training programmes.
Descriptors (primary) alcoholism; safety programmes; training manuals
Descriptors (secondary) United Kingdom; film catalogue; role of management
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Safety programmes