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Document ID (ISN)106183
CIS number 07-84
ISBN(s) 1-900273-21-7
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Title Creating a healthy workplace: A guide for occupational safety and health professionals and employers
Bibliographic information Faculty of Public Health and Faculty of Occupational Medicine, 4 and 6 St Andrews Place, London NW1 4LB, United Kingdom, 2006. 38p. Bibl.ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract This guide provides practical ideas to support occupational safety and health professionals and employers in the improvement of health and well-being in the workplace. For each of the following eight key areas it suggests five simple steps that can make a real difference to the organization and the people working in it: creating a safe and healthy workplace; recruitment, retention and rehabilitation; mental well-being and minimizing stress; musculoskeletal disorders; tobacco smoke and smoking cessation; alcohol and other substance misuse; physical activity; healthy eating.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; plant safety and health organization; responsibilities of employers
Descriptors (secondary) drug dependence; United Kingdom; alcoholism; smoking; safety guides; mental health; hazard evaluation; stress factors; nutrition
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse