ERIC Number: EJ836678
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jan
Reference Count: 12
Keeping It Safe: Safety and Liability Advice for CTE Programs
Toglia, Thomas V.
Tech Directions, v68 n6 p17-21 Jan 2009
Career and technical education (CTE) educators, administrators, and students face greater potential for risk than most of their academic counterparts due to the physical and hands on nature of nearly all disciplines found in CTE. As a consequence, CTE professionals must maintain a safe environment for their students and themselves. In this article, the author examines the elements of a comprehensive plan for safety and offers advice for CTE programs.
Descriptors: Safety, Vocational Education, Legal Responsibility, Teachers, Safety Equipment, Federal Legislation, Technology Education, Hazardous Materials
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001; Occupational Safety and Health Act 1970