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Youth@Work - talking safety: a safety & health curriculum for young workers, Illinois edition.
Guerin RJ; Okun AH; Stephenson CM; Bush D; Dewey R; Szudy B; Miara C
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2015-172, 2014 Dec; :1-304
The new Youth@Work--Talking Safety is a fun, free and engaging curriculum that helps teachers and school/community-based job placement staff educate young people about the basics of job safety and health. The curriculum presents essential information and career-readiness skills through a focus on eight core competencies. The transferable skills gained through the Talking Safety curriculum will help students stay safe and healthy now and throughout their lives. All eleven lessons are designed for a 45-minute class period. The curriculum is flexible and can easily be tailored to the needs of your students.This publication also includes a video.
Humans; Adolescents; Workers; Education; Safety-education; Teaching; Training; Occupational-health-programs; Occupational-safety-programs; Occupational-hazards; Injury-prevention; Occupations; Hazards; Health-hazards; Disease-prevention; Accident-prevention
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2015-172
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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division