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<br /> 2010-2011<br /> BEST<br /> OF THE<br /> BEST<br /> A Compilation of the Best Articles from<br /> ASSE's Practice Specialty Newsletters<br /> Academics Fire Protection Mining<br /> Construction Healthcare Oil & Gas<br /> Consultants Industrial Hygiene Public Sector<br /> Engineering International Risk Management/<br /> Environmental Management Insurance<br /> Ergonomics Manufacturing Transportation<br /> Best of the Best 2010-2011<br /> ThE ducator<br /> ACADEMICS PRACTICE SPECIALTY<br /> Blueprints<br /> CONSTRUCTION PRACTICE SPECIALTY<br /> Advisor<br /> THE<br /> CONSULTANTS PRACTICE SPECIALTY<br /> ByDesign<br /> ENGINEERING PRACTICE SPECIALTY<br /> EnviroMentor<br /> ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICE SPECIALTY<br /> ERGONOMICS PRACTI<a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=1"> 2010-2011 BEST OF THE BEST A Compilation of the </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=2"> Best of the Best 2010-2011 ThE ducator ACADEMICS </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=3"> Best of the Best 2010-2011 WORLD FOCUS INTERNATI</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=4"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATION OF ASSE'S ACADEM</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=5"> COVER STORY Research-to-Practice in a Safety C</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=6"> cific disciplines, then it is applied in a safety</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=7"> a question can be posed that, when answered, will</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=8"> rate), the researcher may collect quantified data</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=9"> RESEARCH PROPOSAL, RESEARCH PARTNERS, </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=10"> affect the risk to a worker. From research we can</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=11"> improved design, the appropriate protection may b</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=12"> and verification of the loss prevention system an</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=13"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=14"> COVER STORY Prevention of Fall Fatalities & In</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=15"> to managing safety in a somewhat haphazard manner</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=16"> Table 2 Fall Fatalities in U.S. Co</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=17"> As Photo 4 shows, a 39-in. minimum- height</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=18"> Photo 7: The need for fall protection at window o</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=19"> Photo 11: Falls through skylights are the eighth </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=20"> Photo 14: Designing and installing precast socket</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=21"> RISK MANAGEMENT BY DEBBY SHEWITZ, CSP M</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=22"> If a client's standard d) Do I understand the</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=23"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATION OF ASSE'S E BP </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=24"> COVER STORY Source: BLS </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=25"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=26"> Various studies on the causes of elec- trical in</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=27"> tion of emergency alarm systems, shutdown of haz-</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=28"> will be made </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=29"> employers, operators, electricians and engineers </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=30"> person must al</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=31"> equally as complex requiring technicians to be ex</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=32"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATION OF ASSE'S ENVIRONMENTAL P</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=33"> COVER STORY What Oil? </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=34"> LANDSAT THEMATIC MAPPER SATELLITE IMAGE WITH 1980</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=35"> thing deeper. We scoop up samples of the black oo</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=36"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=37"> studies over the past few months have led scienti</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=38"> ERGONOMICS BY JEREMY J. HARRIS, CSP T</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=39"> helped shaped the concept of universal design, ca</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=40"> signal while playing an appropriate auditory cue.</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=41"> FireıneASSE' </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=42"> COVER STORY The board heard from two witne</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=43"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=44"> Highly combustible resistance rating or must be</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=45"> is well suited for single and low-rise structures</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=46"> Sofa Super Store front view supply lin</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=47"> FIRE-RESISTIVE: ISO CLASS 6 </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=48"> Wide driveway provides good clearance for </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=49"> installed when the building was originally constr</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=50"> tive. If pro</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=51"> Hall, R. & Adams, B. (1998). Essentials of</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=52"> FireıneASSE' </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=53"> Photo 1: Good arrangement of hydrant</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=54"> Photo 2: Well marked building makes for easy iden</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=55"> the building exterior or in a freestanding config</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=56"> Photo 4: Poor placement of irrigation equipment r</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=57"> PHOTO FROM: FIREFIGHTERCLOSECALLS.COM Photo 5: R</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=58"> ·Replace highly hazardous operations with le</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=59"> NFPA. (2002). Standard for fire service resp</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=60"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATION OF ASSE'S HEALTHCARE PRAC</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=61"> COVER STORY Safe Patient Mobilization & Six Si</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=62"> put and customer (SIPOC), which identifies all re</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=63"> Table 1 Patient Mobilization Rate & Actual Number</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=64"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=65"> The provider should have a basic kn</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=66"> was “job-related and consistent with business nec</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=67"> ·Restri</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=68"> REFERENCES American Physical Therapy Assoc</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=69"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATIO</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=70"> COVER STORY CSR: An International Perspective </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=71"> standards and occupational health and safety, and</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=72"> may be illustrated by observing that many countri</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 73" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=73"> from their regard to their own interest. We addre</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 74" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=74"> petition. However, such anticompetitive effects d</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 75" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=75"> BENEFITS & LIMITATIONS OF VOLUNTARY INITIATIVE</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 76" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=76"> While both voluntary and mandatory CSR have </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 77" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=77"> make claims in respect of their CSR activities sh</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 78" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=78"> aging the well being of employees and stimulating</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 79" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=79"> REFERENCES American Electric Power. (2009). </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 80" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=80"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATION OF ASSE'S MANAGEMENT </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 81" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=81"> COVER STORY Transcendent Leadership: Part I co</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 82" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=82"> and much of the idle chatter stems from the influ</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 83" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=83"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 84" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=84"> But what of questions? A question is a blu</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 85" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=85"> LEADERSHIP BY DR. FRED LYBRAND Tra</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 86" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=86"> Our goal is not to become good </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 87" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=87"> 2) What is the current and real situation o</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 88" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=88"> What is the c</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 89" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=89"> HUMAN ERROR BY BILL TAYLOR, CSP Five T</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 90" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=90"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 91" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=91"> may be the result of an employee being unaware or</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 92" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=92"> his/her house key at work, yet has a hidden a key</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 93" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=93"> enable them to run the organization effectively w</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 94" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=94"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATION OF ASSE'S </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 95" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=95"> COVER STORY Zero Is the Goal continued from pa</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 96" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=96"> goals, eroding cooperation within groups due to c</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 97" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=97"> EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT BY MEAGAN JOHNSON & L</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 98" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=98"> know a manager who pulled his team of Gen Xers in</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 99" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=99"> HUMAN RESOURCES BY LARRY JOHNSON & MEAGAN</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 100" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=100"> cially for Baby Boomers who have lived long enoug</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 101" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=101"> A TECHNICAL PUBLICATION OF ASSE'S PUBLIC SECTO</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 102" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=102"> OUTDOOR SAFETY Avoiding V Snake Bites</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 103" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=103"> Safety VI continued from page 17 components), se</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 104" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=104"> Figure 1 Initial Comparative Analysis of T</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 105" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=105"> Figure 3 Merging of Program Common Element</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 106" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=106"> Figure 5 Defect/sigma Data Set</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 107" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=107"> Figure 8 Sample Pe</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 108" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=108"> Figure 10 Program Evaluat</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 109" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=109"> Safety Offi</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 110" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=110"> WORKPLACE SAFETY BY LORI SEVERSON, M.S., H</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 111" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=111"> and property claims occurring as a result of the </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 112" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=112"> ·Residents with dementia. These residents ca</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 113" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=113"> </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 114" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=114"> when 4.3 million boomers were born. In 2011, the </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 115" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=115"> annual perfor</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 116" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=116"> standing grab bars to help residents independentl</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 117" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=117"> h) Conduct regular claim reviews to ensure t</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 118" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=118"> DRIVER SAFETY BY DAVID BRODIE, CPE, & DREW </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 119" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=119"> Figure 3 Distribution o</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 120" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=120"> Figure 8 </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 121" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=121"> employees, creating challenges for leg clearance </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 122" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=122"> Figure 21 </a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 123" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=123"> Figure 32 Increase in Discomfort f</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 124" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=124"> 2) Age & Seniority a) The average age</a> <a title="BestofBest_2010-11 page 125" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/594102a6?page=125"> Like these Articles? ...Want the full E-Newslette</a>