4061.0: Tuesday, October 23, 2001: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Oral Session

Joint Labor-Management Approaches to OHS

This session will explore some of the various ways in which labor and management work together to improve occupational safety and health.
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Participants will learn some of the pros and cons of labor management committess and approaches to occuaptional health and safety.
8:30 AMPreventing Hazardous Materials Incidents, an up-front Joint Labor/Management Approach
Luis A. Vazquez, MPH, Judith A. Daltuva, MSW, MA, Jennifer A. Fernandez, MS, Rosalyn Y. Beene, MPH, Samuel Orlando, Thomas G. Robins, MD, MPH
8:50 AMWorkplace Education with Safety Committees: Opportunities and Challenges
Robyn Robbins, Susan Cameron
Sponsor:Occupational Health and Safety
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy, Social Work

The 129th Annual Meeting of APHA