Dangers in the Workplace is the Focus of CDA Scottsdale Symposium.Business Editors
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2002
How employers safeguard employees in today's work environments is the focus of a one-day conference to be held in Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale (O'odham Vaṣai S-vaṣonĭ) is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, adjacent to Phoenix. Scottsdale has become internationally recognized as a premier and posh tourist destination, while maintaining its own identity and culture as " , November 12, sponsored by the Copper Development Association (CDA (1) (Compact Disc Audio) The compact disc file extension that is seen on the computer in Explorer or some other file manager. CDA files are actually pointers to the locations of the individual tracks on the CD medium. See CD-DA. ).
Every day, thousands of employees are harassed, intimidated, threatened and verbally or physically attacked in their workplace. Human resource managers, directors of security, labor attorneys and others charged with maintaining a safe work environment are painfully aware of this growing problem. Once just a concern of industrial and manufacturing operations Manufacturing operations concern the operation of a facility, as opposed to maintenance, supply and distribution, health, and safety, emergency response, human resources, security, information technology and other infrastructural support organizations. , today these topics are critical to commercial and public facilities as well.
A panel comprised of Eugene A. Rugala, supervisory special agent for the FBI's Critical Incident Response Group The Critical Incident Response Group (CIRG) is the part of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation which facilitates the FBI's rapid response to, and the management of, crisis incidents. , Quantico, Virginia; Coleen Widell, president of the American Institute on Domestic Violence, Lake Havasu City, Arizona Lake Havasu City is a city in Mohave County, Arizona, USA. According to 2005 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 55,338. Bridge
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Related programs include: Dealing with Acts of Terrorism by David Palmer, president of Emergency Response Planning & Management, Inc., Princeton, New Jersey
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The conference will be held at the Mountain Shadows Marriott Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona. Additional information and registration details are available at www.copper.org or by contacting Vernice Talley at 800-232-3282.
NOTE TO EDITORS: Contact Ken Geremia for complimentary registration for the Safety and Health Symposium.
The Copper Development Association is the information, education, market and technical development arm of the copper, brass and bronze industries in the USA.