ERIC Number: ED253675
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Safety Tips for the Business Setting.
South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.
This guide to employee safety in the office is designed for use by the business education teacher who is interested in instilling a respect for the practice of sensible safety habits. It is a compilation of lesson plans focusing on eight major topics: careful design of office environment; safe use and maintenance of office equipment; appropriate use and storage of office supplies; precautions for use of high technology equipment; personal safety precautions to, from, and while on the job; body mechanics for the office environment; techniques for dealing with stress in the business office; and procedures for reporting and handling injuries in the office. Each lesson plan contains these components: learner objectives, a listing of resources, an outlined description of learning activities, and evaluation design. One or all of the following aids may be provided: student information sheet(s), student assignment sheet(s), test(s), test key(s), transparency master(s), and bulletin board design(s). Whenever appropriate, self-checks (and keys) and a listing of references are also included. An office health and safety questionnaire is attached. (YLB)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Accidents, Behavioral Objectives, Business Education, Design, Design Requirements, Equipment Utilization, Injuries, Learning Activities, Occupational Safety and Health, Office Machines, Safety, Safety Education, Stress Management, Tests, Transparencies, Work Environment
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Office of Vocational Education.