ERIC Number: ED360489
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Aug
AIDS: Workplace Issues. INFO-LINE. Practical Guidelines for Training and Development Professionals. Issue 9208.
American Society for Training and Development, Alexandria, VA.
Practical guidelines are presented for training and development professionals dealing with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the workplace. The following topics are covered: AIDS in the workplace; AIDS basics, including information on the required corporate commitment and transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); employment issues (discrimination, health and safety issues, AIDS-related terms, health care and benefits, and other costs); AIDS policies (AIDS workplace policies, 10 principles for the workplace, provision of training for supervisors and managers, critical facts about AIDS, a sample AIDS policy, employee AIDS education, and a sample workshop outline); and the lessons that have been learned about AIDS. A reference section listing 30 articles, 14 booklets, and 7 resource organizations and an HIV/AIDS checklist conclude the guide. (MN)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Check Lists, Disease Control, Disease Incidence, Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Practices, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Fringe Benefits, Guidelines, Health Care Costs, Personnel Management, Personnel Policy, Resource Materials, Training
American Society for Training and Development, P.O. Box 1443, Alexandria, VA 22313-2043 (1-4 copies: $10 each; 5-9 copies: $8.50 each; 10 or more: $7 each; plus shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Society for Training and Development, Alexandria, VA.