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Working alone safely

a guide for employers and employees

by Minister"s Committee to Promote Health and Safety - Working Alone Best Practices

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Published by Alberta Human Resources and Employment in Edmonton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Safety Management,
  • Industrial safety,
  • Violence,
  • Violence in the workplace,
  • Handbooks, manuals,
  • Safety,
  • Handbooks,
  • Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Minister"s Committee to Promote Health and Safety
    ContributionsAlberta. Alberta Human Resources and Employment
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. ;
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25901157M
    OCLC/WorldCa46813329

    Minister's Committee to Promote Health and Safety - Working Alone Best Practices;Alberta. Alberta Human Resources and Employment. Working safely is in the interest and concern of all staff, both employers and employees. Health and safety is one of the few areas where the law places specific duties specifically on employees so a knowledge of where this applies and how to ensure that it is .

    Many professions have an element of working alone or remotely. The circumstances and roles where workers are more likely to be considered as working in isolation include: Working outside the normal operating hours for the workplace (e.g. shift work, nights, weekends) Working in remote buildings or sites. Working Alone Safely: Controlling the Risks of Solitary Work - Free download as Powerpoint Presentation .ppt /.pps), PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or view presentation slides online. Developed by the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries' Division .

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Working alone safely by Minister"s Committee to Promote Health and Safety - Working Alone Best Practices Download PDF EPUB FB2

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