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Behavior Management For Occupational Safety And Health.
Hopkins-BL; Conard-BC; Duellman-DL
NIOSH 1979 Sep:172 pages
An instructional module concerned with applying behavior management methods to occupational safety and health is presented. The module (prepared by the University of Kansas for the Division of Training and Manpower Development, NIOSH) consists of eight lessons. The first lesson deals with the basic concepts of behavior management. Lesson 2 is concerned with the first steps that can assist management personnel in determining the specific behavior or products of behavior that can achieve desired improvements in an organization. Lesson 3 is an introduction to data systems and the fourth lesson deals with implementing data systems. Lesson 5 is concerned with hazard control in university laboratories and industrial environments, setting up a hazard control program, and developing a system of written feedback for evaluating the hazard control program. The sixth lesson deals with the training and follow up aspects of exposure control. Lesson 7 covers the role of graphic feedback in safety performance control. Lesson 8 deals with the role of incentive programs in safety and health loss control.
NIOSH-Author; Behavioral-disorders; Behavioral-tests; Workplace-studies; Workers; Behavioral-testing; Analytical-instruments; Psychology; Psychological-testing; Analytical-methods;
NTIS Accession No.
Division of Training and Manpower Development, NIOSH, U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Cincinnati, Ohio, 172 pages, 17 references
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division