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Akabas, Sheila H.

Akabas, Sheila H.

Address: Workplace Center, Columbia University School of Social Work, 622 W., 113th Street, 8th Floor, New York, New York 10025

Country: United States

Phone: 1 (212) 854-5173

Fax: 1 (212) 854-2975

E-mail: sal2@columbia.edu

Past position(s): Associate Director, Just One Break; Research Director, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America Mental Health Project

Education: PhD, 1970, New York University; MBA, 1956, New York University; BS, 1951, Cornell University

Areas of interest: Work, disability and job maintenance; employee assistance programs; women's issues; sexual harassment; human resource management; diversity in the workplace

 

Contents

Preface
Part I. The Body
Part II. Health Care
Part III. Management & Policy
Part IV. Tools and Approaches
Part V. Psychosocial and Organizational Factors
Part VI. General Hazards
Part VII. The Environment
Part VIII. Accidents and Safety Management
Part IX. Chemicals
Part X. Industries Based on Biological Resources
Part XI. Industries Based on Natural Resources
Part XII. Chemical Industries
Part XIII. Manufacturing Industries
Part XIV. Textile and Apparel Industries
Part XV. Transport Industries
Part XVI. Construction
Part XVII. Services and Trade
Part XVIII. Guides