TITLE

Training initiative targets young workers

PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Mar2002, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the partnership between the National Safety Council and the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health to develop more effective training materials for young employees in the United States. Safety core curriculum; Injury rates of young workers; Search for representatives of federal and state government agencies.
ACCESSION #
7279206

 

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