OSHA - OSHA To save lives prevent injuries and protect the health of Americas workers OSHA Develop Standards Enforcement Partnerships Outreach

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OSHA To save lives, prevent injuries, and protect the health of America’s workers
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OSHA Develop Standards Enforcement Partnerships Outreach
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Workplace Violence Homicide is second-leading cause of death 1,471 deaths in 1995; only 645 in 1999 1 million cases of violence committed yearly 61% simple assaults 26% aggravated assaults 8% robberies 1% rapes
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High-Risk Occupations (workplace homicide) 1. Convenience store workers 2. Taxi drivers 3. Healthcare 8. Teachers
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The Right to a Secure Job The big ethics issue here revolves around loyalty What obligations do employers have to employees?
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The Right to a Secure Job Employment-at-Will The New Social Contract
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Employment at Will Absent express agreement to contrary, either employer or employee may terminate their relationship at any time, for any reason
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Restrictions on Employment- at-Will An employer may not fire a worker: Based on race, gender, religion, national origin, age, or disability. If it constitutes a violation of public policy (including
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This note was uploaded on 11/27/2011 for the course BUS M 390 taught by Professor Loriwadsworth during the Fall '10 term at BYU.

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OSHA - OSHA To save lives prevent injuries and protect the health of Americas workers OSHA Develop Standards Enforcement Partnerships Outreach

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