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Essay 3 - safety when injuries, unfortunately, are bound to...

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The main responsibility of a business should be to maximize the physical safety of its employees. The main responsibility of businesses should be to maximize the physical safety of its employees. This should be done because having any type of injuries to employees may reflect badly on the business itself. For example, when companies get robbed or assaults happen due to lack of security, it reflects negatively on the company itself. Also when incidences such as these happen, it can have very costly repercussions; therefore it is easier to prevent such things from happening and making sure that the physical safety of its employees are satisfied. Exceptions to this situation are businesses that focus on manual labor activities such as construction. Of course, one of the priorities of the business will be safety but it will not be its main priority. It is hard to worry solely on
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Unformatted text preview: safety when injuries, unfortunately, are bound to happen. Another situation is a police officer. There sole responsibility is to protect the welfare of others and putting their physical safety on the line comes with the territory of the job. It would be very difficult for the city to exasperate a lot of its resources to focus mainly on the safety of its employees rather than the safety of the people that they serve. For the most part, the main responsibility of a business should be to maximize the physical safety of its employees. Although this may hold true in many situations, there are exceptions to this statement for reasons such as jobs that are physical based. It would be very hard to have the main priority being safety when the job requires a lot of manual labor....
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This note was uploaded on 06/05/2011 for the course ENC 101 taught by Professor Johnsmith during the Spring '11 term at FSU.

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