John Mendeloff Free eBooks (1)

ISBN: 0833045571, 9780833045577
Authors: Tom Latourrette, John Mendeloff
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Keywords: benefit, cost, trade, offs, effectiveness, implementation, workplace, safety, health, programs, mandatory
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In 1998, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) began work on developing a standard that would have required all workplaces to establish a safety and health program, which uses management tools that address general behaviors and procedures to reduce the risk of occupational injuries and illnesses. Although some states already had such programs in place, OSHA argued that worksites......
ISBN: 0833045571, 9780833045577
Authors: Tom Latourrette, John Mendeloff
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Keywords: benefit, cost, trade, offs, effectiveness, implementation, workplace, safety, health, programs, mandatory
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Publisher: RANDPublished Time: RANDPages: 100In 1998, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) began work on developing a standard that would have required all workplaces to establish a safety and health program, which uses management tools that address general behaviors and procedures to reduce the risk of occupational injuries and illnesses. Although some states already had such ......
ISBN: 083303944X, 9780833039446
Authors: John Mendeloff, Christopher Nelson, Kilkon Ko,
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Keywords: exploratory, analysis, risk, fatality, businesses, workplace, small
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Publisher: RANDPublished Time: RANDPages: 100Over 55 percent of Americans are employed in businesses with fewer than 100 workers. Policymakers have taken action to lessen regulatory burden on small business. However, evidence shows that small establishments-single physical locations-have much higher rates of deaths or serious injuries than do larger establishments. This study examined the relation......
ISBN: 083303944X, 9780833039446
Authors: John Mendeloff, Christopher Nelson, Kilkon Ko, Amelia M. Haviland
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Keywords: exploratory, analysis, risk, fatality, businesses, workplace, small
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Over 55 percent of Americans are employed in businesses with fewer than 100 workers. Policymakers have taken action to lessen regulatory burden on small business. However, evidence shows that small establishments-single physical locations-have much higher rates of deaths or serious injuries than do larger establishments. This study examined the relationship between fatality rate and business size,......
Authors: Amelia M. Haviland, Rachel M. Burns, Wayne Gray, Teague Ruder, John Mendeloff
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Keywords: manufacturing, injuries, pennsylvania, time, lost, osha, inspections, impact
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This study examines the effects on lost-time injuries of OSHA inspections at manufacturing plants in Pennsylvania from 1998 to 2005. It finds that inspections with penalties reduced injuries by an average of 19-24 percent annually in the two years following the inspection. These preventive effects were not found for workplaces with fewer than 20 or more than 250 employees or for inspections withou......
Authors: Amelia M. Haviland, Rachel M. Burns, Wayne Gray, Teague Ruder, John Mendeloff
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Keywords: prevent, inspections, osha, injuries, kinds
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In order to better understand the process by which OSHA inspections may reduce injury rates, this study examines the types of workplace injuries and illnesses that decline after OSHA penalty inspections and after particular standards are cited. This study replicates an earlier study, but uses a different and more recent data set, inspections in Pennsylvania manufacturing firms from 1998 to 2005. T......
Authors: Hangsheng Liu, Rachel M. Burns, Agnes Gereben Schaefer, Teague Ruder, Christopher Nelson, Amelia M. Haviland, John Mendeloff
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Keywords: effects, work, injury, rates, participation, evaluation, certified, safety, committee, program, pennsylvania
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Since 1994, the Pennsylvania Certified Safety Committee program has granted a 5% discount on workers' compensation premiums to firms which established a joint labor-management safety committee that meets certain criteria. This study evaluated the effect of that program on injury prevention in 2 ways: 1) by comparing changes in injury rates for participants and non-participants; and 2) by comparing......
ISBN: 0833038702, 9780833038708
Authors: John F. Schank, Giles K. Smith, John Birkler, Brien Alkire, Michael Boito, Gordon T. Lee, Raj Raman, John Ablard
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Keywords: rsquo, century, destroyer, navy, options, competition, strategy, acquisition
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As the Navy’s program to build a new family of surface ships enters Phase IV, RAND was assigned to evaluate different acquisition and contracting strategies to achieve the objectives of making the best use of competition, maintaining a strong industrial base, and achieving program cost, schedule, and performance objectives. The authors employed a variety of techniques drawing on the substant......
ISBN: 0833026712, 9780833026712
Authors: John R. Bondanella, Matthew W. Lewis, Paul Steinberg, George S. Park, Dina G. Levy, Emile Ettedgui, David M. Oaks, Jerry M. Sollinger, John D. Winkler, John Halliday
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Keywords: support, staffs, curriculum, strategy, logistics, theater, simulations, command, control, training, microworld
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This report discusses changes in training structure, content, and methods, with the focus on developing training for CSS staffs operating as staffs, not for individual training. The focus is on large unit staffs: corps and echelons above corps headquarters and support commands. The document discusses shortcomings of the current approach to CSS staff training, and then proposes a process-oriented a......
Authors: James A. Thomson, Ian O. Lesser, Jerrold D. Green, Daniel Byman, John Arquilla, David Ronfeldt, Bruce Hoffman, Brian Michael Jenkins, John D. Woodward, Kevin F. Mccarthy, Michael Schoenbaum, Cathy D. Sherbourne, Lisa V. Rubenstein, Kenneth B. Wells, John
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Keywords: vol, review, rand
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The cover story consists of eight commentaries that outline complementary strategies for the long-term war against terrorism. A second article describes how American arts organizations can adapt to shifting audiences. A third article explains that improvements in depression care pay for themselves.......
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