Taking action for safety and health: Helping small businesses develop effective injury and illness prevention programs (IIPPs)
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Occupational health and safety
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Describe the role that key public and private partners can play in promoting effective workplace health and safety programs to small businesses. Identify the promising practices that have been found to help small business owners and managers implement effective Injury and Illness Prevention Programs.
Keyword(s): Injury Prevention, Occupational Health Programs
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am qualified to be an abstract Author on the content I am responsible for because I have been in the occupational safety and health education field for more than 25 years. I am the lead coordinator for the described program and have a special interest in working with worker leaders and small business owners and managers to develop and implement effective health and safety programs.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.