Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living.
Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
Professions or other business activities directed to the cure and prevention of disease. For occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians but who are working in the fields of medical technology, physical therapy, etc., ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is available.
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
Women who are engaged in gainful activities usually outside the home.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Diseases in persons engaged in cultivating and tilling soil, growing plants, harvesting crops, raising livestock, or otherwise engaged in husbandry and farming. The diseases are not restricted to farmers in the sense of those who perform conventional farm chores: the heading applies also to those engaged in the individual activities named above, as in those only gathering harvest or in those only dusting crops.
Unforeseen occurrences, especially injuries in the course of work-related activities.
Exposure of the male parent, human or animal, to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals that may affect offspring.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians, and are qualified by special training and, frequently, by licensure to work in supporting roles in the health care field. These occupations include, but are not limited to, medical technology, physical therapy, physician assistant, etc.
The aggregate business enterprise of building.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
Global conflict involving countries of Europe, Africa, Asia, and North America that occurred between 1939 and 1945.
The scientific study of past societies through artifacts, fossils, etc.
A group of four British islands and several islets in the English Channel off the coast of France. They are known to have been occupied prehistorically. They were a part of Normandy in 933 but were united to the British crown at the time of the Norman Conquest in 1066. Guernsey and Jersey originated noted breeds of cattle. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p242)
Male parents, human or animal.
The science, art, or technology dealing with processes involved in the separation of metals from their ores, the technique of making or compounding the alloys, the techniques of working or heat-treating metals, and the mining of metals. It includes industrial metallurgy as well as metallurgical techniques employed in the preparation and working of metals used in dentistry, with special reference to orthodontic and prosthodontic appliances. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p494)
The aggregate business enterprise of manufacturing textiles. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
A recurrent contact dermatitis caused by substances found in the work place.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
Official records of individual deaths including the cause of death certified by a physician, and any other required identifying information.
The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Place or physical location of work or employment.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Assessment of physiological capacities in relation to job requirements. It is usually done by measuring certain physiological (e.g., circulatory and respiratory) variables during a gradually increasing workload until specific limitations occur with respect to those variables.
The practice of medicine concerned with conditions affecting the health of individuals associated with the marine environment.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Medical specialty concerned with the promotion and maintenance of the physical and mental health of employees in occupational settings.
Earth or other matter in fine, dry particles. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The period of history before 500 of the common era.
Insurance coverage providing compensation and medical benefits to individuals because of work-connected injuries or disease.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
The practice of nursing by licensed, non-registered persons qualified to provide routine care to the sick.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
The total amount of work to be performed by an individual, a department, or other group of workers in a period of time.
The movement or shifting of membership between or within social classes by individuals or by groups.
A process of preserving animal hides by chemical treatment (using vegetable tannins, metallic sulfates, and sulfurized phenol compounds, or syntans) to make them immune to bacterial attack, and subsequent treatments with fats and greases to make them pliable. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
The probability that an event will occur. It encompasses a variety of measures of the probability of a generally unfavorable outcome.
Malformations of organs or body parts during development in utero.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
The state of being retired from one's position or occupation.
Large vessels propelled by power or sail used for transportation on rivers, seas, oceans, or other navigable waters. Boats are smaller vessels propelled by oars, paddles, sail, or power; they may or may not have a deck.
The great peninsula of southwest Asia comprising most of the present countries of the Middle East. It has been known since the first millennium B.C. In early times it was divided into Arabia Petraea, the northwest part, the only part ever conquered, becoming a Roman province; Arabia Deserta, the northern part between Syria and Mesopotamia; and Arabia Felix, the main part of the peninsula but by some geographers restricted to modern Yemen. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p63)
Techniques used to determine the age of materials, based on the content and half-lives of the RADIOACTIVE ISOTOPES they contain.
A range of values for a variable of interest, e.g., a rate, constructed so that this range has a specified probability of including the true value of the variable.
Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.
Congenital absence of or defects in structures of the mouth.
The aggregate enterprise of manufacturing and technically producing chemicals. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
A substance, extract, or preparation for diffusing or imparting an agreeable or attractive smell, especially a fluid containing fragrant natural oils extracted from flowers, woods, etc., or similar synthetic oils. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
Research techniques that focus on study designs and data gathering methods in human and animal populations.
Asbestos. Fibrous incombustible mineral composed of magnesium and calcium silicates with or without other elements. It is relatively inert chemically and used in thermal insulation and fireproofing. Inhalation of dust causes asbestosis and later lung and gastrointestinal neoplasms.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
Productive or purposeful activities.
The distinctly human attributes and attainments of a particular society.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
Diseases of the muscles and their associated ligaments and other connective tissue and of the bones and cartilage viewed collectively.
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
Chemicals used to destroy pests of any sort. The concept includes fungicides (FUNGICIDES, INDUSTRIAL); INSECTICIDES; RODENTICIDES; etc.
Statement of the position requirements, qualifications for the position, wage range, and any special conditions expected of the employee.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Air pollutants found in the work area. They are usually produced by the specific nature of the occupation.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
The art and science of designing buildings and structures. More generally, it is the design of the total built environment, including town planning, urban design, and landscape architecture.
Chronic absence from work or other duty.
Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
Exposure of the female parent, human or animal, to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals that may affect offspring. It includes pre-conception maternal exposure.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.
Fields representing the joint interplay of electric and magnetic forces.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
The branch of applied psychology concerned with the application of psychologic principles and methods to industrial problems including selection and training of workers, working conditions, etc.
Carcinogenic substances that are found in the environment.
Persons including soldiers involved with the armed forces.
Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Physiological or psychological effects of periods of work which may be fixed or flexible such as flexitime, work shifts, and rotating shifts.
A product of hard secondary xylem composed of CELLULOSE, hemicellulose, and LIGNANS, that is under the bark of trees and shrubs. It is used in construction and as a source of CHARCOAL and many other products.
A demographic parameter indicating a person's status with respect to marriage, divorce, widowhood, singleness, etc.
An absence from work permitted because of illness or the number of days per year for which an employer agrees to pay employees who are sick. (Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)
Allied health personnel who assist the professional nurse in routine duties.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Enumerations of populations usually recording identities of all persons in every place of residence with age or date of birth, sex, occupation, national origin, language, marital status, income, relation to head of household, information on the dwelling place, education, literacy, health-related data (e.g., permanent disability), etc. The census or "numbering of the people" is mentioned several times in the Old Testament. Among the Romans, censuses were intimately connected with the enumeration of troops before and after battle and probably a military necessity. (From Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 3d ed; Garrison, An Introduction to the History of Medicine, 4th ed, p66, p119)
The science devoted to the comparative study of man.
Factors which produce cessation of all vital bodily functions. They can be analyzed from an epidemiologic viewpoint.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
The MUSCLES, bones (BONE AND BONES), and CARTILAGE of the body.
The study of early forms of life through fossil remains.
The social institution involving legal and/or religious sanction whereby individuals are joined together.
FIBROSIS of the hepatic parenchyma due to chronic excess ALCOHOL DRINKING.
A diffuse parenchymal lung disease caused by inhalation of dust and by tissue reaction to their presence. These inorganic, organic, particulate, or vaporized matters usually are inhaled by workers in their occupational environment, leading to the various forms (ASBESTOSIS; BYSSINOSIS; and others). Similar air pollution can also have deleterious effects on the general population.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.
An infant during the first month after birth.
All deaths reported in a given population.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
Personal satisfaction relative to the work situation.
The practical application of physical, mechanical, and mathematical principles. (Stedman, 25th ed)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
The individuals employed by the hospital.
Hair grooming, cleansing and modifying products meant for topical application to hair, usually human. They include sprays, bleaches, dyes, conditioners, rinses, shampoos, nutrient lotions, etc.
Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.
The state of not being engaged in a gainful occupation.
The upward or downward mobility in an occupation or the change from one occupation to another.
The science of developing, caring for, or cultivating forests.
Significant decline in economic activity spread across the economy, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in real gross domestic product, real income, employment, industrial production, and wholesale-retail sales. (National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, www.nber.org/cycles.html, accessed 4/23/2009)
A subcategory of CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE. The disease is characterized by hypersecretion of mucus accompanied by a chronic (more than 3 months in 2 consecutive years) productive cough. Infectious agents are a major cause of chronic bronchitis.
Professionals qualified by graduation from an accredited school of nursing and by passage of a national licensing examination to practice nursing. They provide services to patients requiring assistance in recovering or maintaining their physical or mental health.
The science of designing, building or equipping mechanical devices or artificial environments to the anthropometric, physiological, or psychological requirements of the people who will use them.
Harmful and painful condition caused by overuse or overexertion of some part of the musculoskeletal system, often resulting from work-related physical activities. It is characterized by inflammation, pain, or dysfunction of the involved joints, bones, ligaments, and nerves.
Voluntary use of free time for activities outside the daily routine.
New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.
The parts of a macromolecule that directly participate in its specific combination with another molecule.
A by-product of the destructive distillation of coal used as a topical antieczematic. It is an antipruritic and keratoplastic agent used also in the treatment of psoriasis and other skin conditions. Occupational exposure to soots, tars, and certain mineral oils is known to be carcinogenic according to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985) (Merck Index, 11th ed).
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
A distribution function used to describe the occurrence of rare events or to describe the sampling distribution of isolated counts in a continuum of time or space.
Remains, impressions, or traces of animals or plants of past geological times which have been preserved in the earth's crust.
Living facilities for humans.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
Created as a republic in 1918 by Czechs and Slovaks from territories formerly part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The country split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia 1 January 1993.
The status of health in rural populations.
Phenomenon of workers' usually exhibiting overall death rates lower than those of the general population due to the fact that the severely ill and disabled are ordinarily excluded from employment.
Expenditure of energy during PHYSICAL ACTIVITY. Intensity of exertion may be measured by rate of OXYGEN CONSUMPTION; HEAT produced, or HEART RATE. Perceived exertion, a psychological measure of exertion, is included.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Acquisition of knowledge as a result of instruction in a formal course of study.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Activities associated with the disposition of the dead. It excludes cultural practices such as funeral rites.

Permanent work incapacity, mortality and survival without work incapacity among occupations and social classes: a cohort study of ageing men in Geneva. (1/1702)

BACKGROUND: The objective of this retrospective cohort study was to investigate the burden of disability and death in men, from middle age to age of retirement, among occupational groups and classes in Geneva. METHODS: Men were included if they resided in the Canton of Geneva, were 45 years of age in 1970-1972, and were not receiving a disability pension at the start of the follow-up. The cohort of 5137 men was followed up for 20 years and linked to national registers of disability pension allowance and of causes of death. RESULTS: There was a steep upward trend in incidence of permanent work incapacity with lower social class for all causes as well as for the seven causes of disability studied. Compared with professional occupations (social class I), the relative risk (RR) of permanent work incapacity was 11.4 for partly skilled and unskilled occupations (class IV+V) (95% confidence interval [CI]: 5.2-28.0). The social class gradient in mortality was in the same direction as that in work incapacity although much less steep (RR class IV+V to class I = 1.6, 95% CI : 1.1-2.2). Survival without work incapacity at the time of the 65th birthday ranged from only 57% in construction workers and labourers to 89% in science and related professionals. Unemployment in Geneva was below 1.5% during almost all the study period. CONCLUSIONS: Medically-ascertained permanent work incapacity and survival without work incapacity have shown considerably greater socioeconomic differentials than the mortality differentials.  (+info)

Failing firefighters: a survey of causes of death and ill-health retirement in serving firefighters in Strathclyde, Scotland from 1985-94. (2/1702)

During the decade beginning 1 January 1985, 887 full-time firefighters, all male, left the service of Strathclyde Fire Brigade (SFB). There were 17 deaths--compared to 64.4 expected in the Scottish male population aged 15-54 years--giving a standardized mortality ratio (SMR) of 26, and 488 ill-health retirements (IHR). None of the deaths was attributable to service, the major causes being: myocardial infarction--five, (expected = 17.3; SMR = 29); cancers--three (colon, kidney and lung) (expected = 13.6; SMR = 22); road traffic accidents--two (expected = 4.17; SMR = 48) and suicide--two (expected = 4.9; SMR = 41). Amalgamating the deaths and IHRs showed that the six most common reasons for IHR were musculoskeletal (n = 202, 40%), ocular (n = 61, 12.1%), 'others' (n = 58, 11.5%), injuries (n = 50, 9.9%), heart disease (n = 48, 9.5%) and mental disorders (n = 45, 8.9%). Over 300 IHRs (over 60%) occurred after 20 or more years service. When the IHRs were subdivided into two quinquennia, there were 203 and 302 in each period. Mean length of service during each quinquennium was 19.4 vs. 21.3 years (p = 0.003) and median length was 21 years in both periods; interquartile range was 12-26 years in the first and 17-27 years in the second period (p = 0.002), but when further broken down into diagnostic categories, the differences were not statistically significant, with the exception of means of IHRs attributed to mental disorders (14.5 vs. 19 years, p = 0.03).  (+info)

Sexual harassment and generalized workplace abuse among university employees: prevalence and mental health correlates. (3/1702)

OBJECTIVES: This study hypothesized that interpersonal workplace stressors involving sexual harassment and generalized workplace abuse are highly prevalent and significantly linked with mental health outcomes including symptomatic distress, the use and abuse of alcohol, and other drug use. METHODS: Employees in 4 university occupational groups (faculty, student, clerical, and service workers; n = 2492) were surveyed by means of a mailed self-report instrument. Cross-tabular and ordinary least squares and logistic regression analyses examined the prevalence of harassment and abuse and their association with mental health status. RESULTS: The data show high rates of harassment and abuse. Among faculty, females were subjected to higher rates; among clerical and service workers, males were subjected to higher rates. Male and female clerical and service workers experienced higher levels of particularly severe mistreatment. Generalized abuse was more prevalent than harassment for all groups. Both harassment and abuse were significantly linked to most mental health outcomes for men and women. CONCLUSIONS: Interpersonally abusive workplace dynamics constitute a significant public health problem that merits increased intervention and prevention strategies.  (+info)

Low mortality rates in industrial cohort studies due to selection for work and survival in the industry. (4/1702)

Occupational groups are often described as being relatively healthy because their mortality rates are lower than those of the national average. Although correct this confuses the issue for those who are interested in assessing the effects of exposure to a particular chemical. In a further analysis of data collected in a study of all men ever exposed to vinyl chloride monomer in the manufacture of polyvinyl chloride in Great Britain, three factors have been shown to contribute to the low mortality rates that were observed. The three factors: the selection of a healthy population for employment, the survival in the industry of the healthier men, and the length of time that this population has been pursued, have been quantified. The mortality experience within five years of entering this industry was shown to be as low as 37% of that expected; for circulatory disease and respiratory disease it was as low as 21%. There was a progressive increase in standardized mortality ratio with the length of time since entry so that the effect had almost disappeared 15 years after entry. To avoid confounding the selection effect with the survival effect the latter was measured by separating men who survived 15 years after entering the industry according to whether or not they were still in the industry after this period. Those who had left experienced an overall standardized mortality ratio some 50% higher than those still in the industry. This effect, although consistent in the age groups between 25 and 74 years and for all cause groups studied, was greatest in those aged between 25 and 44 years and for lung cancer and respiratory disease.  (+info)

Adrenosympathetic overactivity under conditions of work stress. (5/1702)

Serial measurements of urinary adrenaline, noradrenaline, and 11-hydroxycorticosteroid excretion were performed on 32 healthy men under two conditions of work stress; piecework and work on assembly line. A statistically significant increase in adrenaline, noradrenaline, and 11-hydroxycorticosteroids was observed for piecework and assembly line workers compared with salaried and 'ordinary' workers. The results support the assumption that psychosocial factors of an everyday type have significant effects on the sympathoadrenomedullary and adrenocortical function.  (+info)

Dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle and sports activity. (6/1702)

The study objectives were to examine the dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle in athletes, and investigate its association with participation in sport. The study comprised 168 active competitive non-pregnant athletes, aged 14-24 years. The dynamic strength of their quadriceps muscle was measured, and they answered a questionnaire about sports activity and occupation. The dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle was significantly higher in men than in women, and was positively associated with body weight, years of jogging, years of soccer, and weekly hours of basketball. In conclusion, the dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle seems to be associated with sports activity. The results suggest sport specific adaptation, which may reflect high levels of running and jumping activity.  (+info)

An investigation of factors contributing to styrene and styrene-7,8-oxide exposures in the reinforced-plastics industry. (7/1702)

During the manufacturing of reinforced plastics, large amounts of styrene and trace quantities of styrene-7,8-oxide (SO) are released. Since previous work suggests that inhalation of even small amounts of SO might be an important health risk, we investigated several possible factors contributing to styrene and SO exposure during the manufacture of reinforced plastics. Factors related to job type, worker and the type and quantity of styrene-containing resins were investigated using mixed-effects multiple linear regression models. Overall, SO exposure levels were positively correlated with styrene exposure levels. However, this correlation was statistically significant only among hand laminators who had the highest exposures to both styrene and SO. An important factor for predicting both styrene and SO concentrations was the type of resin used, while the quantity of resin consumed was predictive of styrene but not of SO exposure. Since So exposure appears to be associated with factors other than coexposure to styrene, more effort should be placed on investigating emissions of SO per se. The type of mixed-models regression analysis employed in this study can be used for clarifying the underlying patterns for exposures to styrene and SO as well as for evaluating preventive measures.  (+info)

Comparative personal exposures to organic dusts and endotoxin. (8/1702)

The aims of the study were to provide valid comparative data for personal exposures to dust and endotoxins for different occupations and to calculate comparative data for the contamination of organic dusts with endotoxin. Nine different occupational settings were studied, drawn from the textile, agricultural and animal handling industries. Samples were collected by personal sampling techniques, using the Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM) sampling head, glass fibre filters and rechargeable sampling pumps. The dust exposures were calculated by gravimetric analysis and using the calculated volume of air sampled were expressed as mg/m3. Endotoxin exposures were measured using a simple water extraction from the collected dusts, followed by a quantitative turbidimetric assay. Results were expressed as ng/m3, using the calculated volume of air sampled. In addition, the levels of the contamination of dusts with endotoxin for individual industries were expressed as ng/mg of collected dust. Two hundred and fifty-nine samples, collected from 9 different industries and across 36 different sites were analysed. This represented a sampling rate of 25% for the total work force. The average sampling time was 4.62 h. For all the dusts collected, a significant correlation between the collected dust and endotoxin was seen (r = 0.7 and p < 0.001). The highest dust exposures occurred during cleaning activities (grain handling: 72.5 mg/m3). The individuals exposed to the highest median level of dust and endotoxin were the animal handlers (poultry handlers, dust: 11.53 mg/m3, endotoxin: 71,995 ng/m3). Weaving and mushroom cultivation had the lowest exposures for dust and endotoxins. The mostly highly contaminated dusts (median values expressed as ng of endotoxin per mg of collected dust) were found in the animal handling (poultry: 1,030 ng/mg, swine: 152 ng/mg) and cotton spinning (522 ng/mg) industries. Processing of cotton and wool fibres was found to reduce the levels of contamination of dusts with endotoxin. In the study, valid comparative data for personal exposures to organic dusts and endotoxins have been presented. The highest exposures were found amongst animal handlers and during cleaning activities. The results highlight that dust exposures are greater in a number of industries than the set exposure standards. In addition, endotoxin exposures are found to be greater than levels at which harmful effects have been demonstrated.  (+info)

Objective Recommendations regarding physical activity typically include both leisure time and occupational physical activity. However, the results from previous studies on occupational physical activity and the association with myocardial infarction have been inconsistent. The aim of this study was to investigate if occupational physical activity is associated with the risk of myocardial infarction.. Design Prospective cohort study.. Participants Data from the Swedish Work, Lipids and Fibrinogen (WOLF) study was used, comprising 9961 employees (6849 men, 3112 women, mean age 42.7 years) having no history of myocardial infarction. The participants were categorised into 3 groups according to their level of occupational physical activity.. Outcome Data regarding incident myocardial infarction were obtained from the Swedish National Patient Register and the Cause of Death Register. Cox proportional hazard regression was used for estimation of HRs for different levels of occupational physical ...
Concordance between the National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2006 (first column) and the National Occupational Classification - Statistics (NOC-S) 2006 (second column). The last column contains the titles.
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The Catholic Church in the United States will celebrate National Vocation Awareness Week, November 1-7. This observance, sponsored by the U.S. bishops Committee on Clergy, Consecrated Life and Vocations, is a special time for parishes in the U.S. to foster a culture of vocations for the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life. Pope Francis, in his message of April 26, 2015, on the 52nd Day of World Prayer for Vocations states; Responding to Gods call means allowing Him to help us leave ourselves and our false security behind, and to strike out on the path which leads to Jesus Christ, the origin and destiny of our life and our happiness. The Holy Father stresses, The Christian vocation, rooted in the contemplation of the Fathers heart, thus inspires us to solidarity in bringing liberation to our brothers and sisters, especially the poorest. National Vocations Awareness Week is designed to help promote vocation awareness and to encourage young people to ask the question: To what ...
The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is a tool used daily by thousands of people to understand the jobs found throughout Canadas labour market.
The Vocation Identity Questionnaire (VIQ), a 9-item scale, was developed to measure people's sense of calling, the extent to which they find joy and meaning in their life's work, including both paid and unpaid occupations. Criteria were based on Reformation descriptions of vocation supported by studies on intrinsic motivation, flow, perceived significance, and work satisfaction. The VIQ and the Work-Life Questionnaire were administered to 86 faculty and staff at a private California university. Preliminary findings indicate high internal consistency and validity for the VIQ. Implications for future research are discussed in this chapter. Vocation in the Reformation meant more than paid employment within an occupational structure, a category that excludes much of the daily work that sustains a culture. The Vocation Identity Questionnaire (VIQ) was designed to measure this sense of vocation.Keywords: California university; Vocation Identity Questionnaire (VIQ); Work-Life Questionnaire
Blue Collar TV is a television program that aired on The WB with lead actors Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall, and Larry the Cable Guy. The shows humor dealt principally with contemporary American society, and especially hillbilly, redneck, and Southern stereotypes. The show was greenlighted on the heels of the success of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, which the series three lead actors toured with in the early-mid-2000s. It was created by Fax Bahr and Adam Small, in addition to J.P. Williams and Jeff Foxworthy. Blue collar is a US phrase used to describe manual laborers, as opposed to white collar for office or professional workers. Fellow Blue Collar Comedy Tour costar Ron White declined to star on Blue Collar TV due to a fear of being typecast as blue collar. However, he guest-starred on many episodes of the show. On his 2006 comedy album, You Cant Fix Stupid, White jokingly cited his own lack of work ethic as a reason for not participating more on the show. Unlike most sketch comedy programs, ...
I hereby contend that you will never find a source that claims blue collar workers spend 2-3 hours more per day commuting than white collar workers, because I feel quite confident its not true. Actually, I dont think you can find anything that says blue collar workers spend 1 hour more per day. I think you must have read a random paper about a specific industry (construction?) and carelessly extended it out to all blue collar workers, which makes it very, very poor support for your point ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Lifetime occupational physical activity and musculoskeletal aging in middle-aged men and women in Denmark: Retrospective cohort study protocol and methods. AU - Møller, Anne. AU - Mortensen, Ole Steen. AU - Reventlow, Susanne. AU - Skov, Peder Georg. AU - Andersen, Johan Hviid. AU - Rubak, Tine Steen. AU - Hansen, Åse Marie. AU - Andersen, Lars L.. AU - Lund, Rikke. AU - Osler, Merete. AU - Christensen, Ulla. AU - Avlund, Kirsten. PY - 2012. Y1 - 2012. U2 - 10.2196/resprot.2191.. DO - 10.2196/resprot.2191.. M3 - Journal article. VL - 1. SP - e7. JO - JMIR Research Protocols. JF - JMIR Research Protocols. IS - 2. ER - ...
Define manual worker. manual worker synonyms, manual worker pronunciation, manual worker translation, English dictionary definition of manual worker. manual worker. Translations. English: manual worker n manovale mmanual workers la manovalanza. Italian / Italiano: manovale m.
NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Effective with January 2011 data, occupations reflect the introduction of the 2010 Census occupational classification system into the Current Population Survey, or household survey. This classification system is derived from the 2010 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC). No historical data have been revised. Data for 2011 are not strictly comparable with earlier years ...
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Not surprisingly, healthcare workers are almost twice as likely to get flu vaccines as those in other occupations. However, fewer than 30 percent of workers in other occupations in frequent contact with the public -- such as food preparation and serving, sales, personal care, and service occupations -- are likely to be vaccinated, according to a study published in the April issue of the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC), the official journal of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).
The International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations is a multipurpose information resource containing information on the hazards, risks and notions of prevention related to a specific occupation. The datasheets are intended for those professionally concerned with health and safety at work.
It is well-documented that people with disabilities have a significantly lower rate of employment than people without disabilities (36% versus 74% according to the 2006 American Community Survey (ACS). Less is known about the types of work they do. Using the occupational classification system within the ACS, researchers explored the prevalence of people with disabilities within occupational groupings and discuss its relationship to occupational growth[1]. Future analysis will address variation across disability groups.. People with disabilities constitute 6.5% of all working-age individuals who are employed in the United States. Chart 1 shows the prevalence of people with disabilities across the occupational groupings. The group management, business, and financial operations has the lowest percentage of people with disabilities (4.4%). Detailed occupational categories can be found in Chart 2.. The US Department of Labor projects that approximately 18.9M new jobs will be created between 2004 ...
Knowing an ancestors occupation can help you distinguish him from other individuals with the same name. The records associated with your ancestors occupation could provide information about his life and family. Some occupations are more likely to have records about the people in those occupations than others. There are many records of people in trades, such as bootmakers, tailors, and so on. To learn a trade, an individual had to be apprenticed. Records were usually created of the agreement between the master (the one doing the teaching) and the person (father, guardian) or the organization (parish) placing the apprentice. After learning the trade, the apprentice became a journeyman. A journeyman was an employee who received wages. Master was the level after journeyman. A master was the most skilled craftsman or the owner. Often the craftsmen of the same trade banded together to regulate trade and protect their members interests. The organization they formed was a guild. Those belonging to ...
1] World Economic Forum. (2020). Fourth Industrial Revolution. Retrieved from https://www.weforum.org/focus/fourth-industrial-revolution#:~:text=Fourth%20Industrial%20Revolution,second%20and%20third%20industrial%20revolutions.. [2] Brynjolfsson, E., & Mitchell, T. (2017). What can machine learning do? Workforce implications. Science Magazine, Vol. 358, Issue 6370, pp. 1530-1534. Retrieved from https://www.cs.cmu.edu/~tom/pubs/Science_WorkforceDec2017.pdf. [3] Brynjolfsson, E., Mitchell, T., & Rock, D. (2018). What can machines learn, and what does it mean for occupations and the economy? American Economic Association Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 108, pp. 43-47. Retrieved from https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/pandp.20181019. [4] Their main findings suggest that (i) ML will affect different occupations than those affected in prior automation waves, (ii) most occupations involve some tasks that are suitable for ML, (iii) few occupations are fully automatable using ML and (iv) realizing ...
1) Estimates for detailed occupations do not sum to the totals because the totals include occupations not shown separately. Estimates do not include self-employed workers.. (2) Annual wages have been calculated by multiplying the hourly mean wage by a year-round, full-time hours figure of 2,080 hours; for those occupations where there is not an hourly wage published, the annual wage has been directly calculated from the reported survey data.. (3) The relative standard error (RSE) is a measure of the reliability of a survey statistic. The smaller the relative standard error, the more precise the estimate.. (7) The value is less than .005 percent of industry employment.. (8) Estimate not released.. (9) The location quotient is the ratio of the area concentration of occupational employment to the national average concentration. A location quotient greater than one indicates the occupation has a higher share of employment than average, and a location quotient less than one indicates the occupation ...
1) Estimates for detailed occupations do not sum to the totals because the totals include occupations not shown separately. Estimates do not include self-employed workers.. (2) Annual wages have been calculated by multiplying the hourly mean wage by a year-round, full-time hours figure of 2,080 hours; for those occupations where there is not an hourly wage published, the annual wage has been directly calculated from the reported survey data.. (3) The relative standard error (RSE) is a measure of the reliability of a survey statistic. The smaller the relative standard error, the more precise the estimate.. (7) The value is less than .005 percent of industry employment.. (8) Estimate not released.. (9) The location quotient is the ratio of the area concentration of occupational employment to the national average concentration. A location quotient greater than one indicates the occupation has a higher share of employment than average, and a location quotient less than one indicates the occupation ...
Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.. Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation: ...
Home occupation is defined as an accessory use of a dwelling unit for gainful employment.. Home occupations are permitted provided that they do not detract from the residential character of a neighborhood and will not cause excessive traffic, nuisance or hazards to safety. A home occupation business must meet the following regulations as outlined in the City Code 18.210.035:. ...
Without astrological jargon, but on a profound psychological level, the astrologer and psychologist Liz Greene shows the way to a more fulfilled professional life.The Career and Vocation horoscope explores the tension between this inner vocation and everyday work, between the daily service and the existential necessity to do something meaningful.
My new campaign will be extremely gritty, and begin in a very urban setting.Though not necessarily confined to these types of areas, a Vocation I immediately thought of was (pardon my dirty mind)... From crafty courtesan to gigolo to alley-whore, this Vocation encompasses all who seek to pay their lifes wage with their bodies-- certain parts of their bodies, in fact. In general, prost*tutes are disdained by every class-- but their services are used by members of every class (funny, that...). The prost*tutes skills are oriented towards attracting customers, and these can also be useful in the gaining of information. When playing such a persona, some words and phrases to keep in mind are: turning tricks, special skills, divorce mind from body, pimps, madams, no taboos, oldest profession, money. ...
Under the guidance of Alison Wicks, Jessica Malpage and Karen Martin participated in the Berry Mens Shed one day a week for 6 weeks in 2008. The shed experience was part of international fieldwork organised by the University of Western Ontario, Canada at the Australasian Occupational Science Centre at the University of Wollongong, Australia. As they worked alongside the men on their own woodwork projects, Jessica and Karen observed that the shed enables members to socialize while being active and productive. They recognized that the shed is a place where men and women, from different backgrounds can gather to share tools and expertise, acquire new skills and contribute to their community. They also observed that mentoring and learning by doing were key characteristics of the Berry Mens Shed. The following commentary with quotes from the shed participants highlights the benefits of this community‐based, occupation‐focused program for older people. The accompanying photographs illustrate these
The UCLA Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH).. 650 Charles E. Young Drive S, 56-070 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095. 310.206.5296. [email protected] ...
The association between metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular mortality is stronger for persons with sedentary work and with physically heavy work than for persons with much walking/lifting at work.
Yes, despite the deep, deep troubles in the labor market, some occupations have grown since the recession started. Surprisingly, farm, fishing and forestry occupations have seen 12.7% job growth since 2007, the most of any broad occupational category. These gains are probably being driven by the 30% increase in farm…
Aim: Occupational physical activity (OPA), and particularly static postures and physically exerting activities, is known to impact worker health and to increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, musculoskeletal problems, sickness absence and premature retirement. The exploration of structural preventive measures at the workplace against the adverse health effects of excessive OPA is needed. The psychosocial work environment is hypothesised to buffer the adverse effects of OPA, and as such psychosocial resources might directly influence the performance of OPA. However, this has not been previously investigated with detailed objective measurements. The aim of this study is to describe OPA within blue-collar workers, and to examine the role of psychosocial job resources in the performance of OPA.. Methods: Results are based on a sample of 198 blue-collar workers from the NOMAD (New method for Objective Measurements of physical Activity in Daily living) study, recruited from seven workplaces in ...
Office of Manpower Economics - This research report by UCL and NIESR describes earnings growth among Pay Review Body (PRB) occupations; compares that growth to earnings growth in comparable non-PRB occupations; and accounts for differences in earnings trajectories between PRB occupations and comparable non-PRB occupations that come from compositional change in the workforces. Report Office of Manpower Economics - publications
We develop a new methodology for quantifying the tasks undertaken within occupations using over 3,000 verbs from more than 12,000 occupational descriptions in the Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOTs). Using micro-data from the United States from 1880-2000, we find an increase in the employment share of interactive occupations within sectors over time that is larger in metro areas than non-metro areas. We interpret these findings using a model in which reductions in transport and communication costs induce urban areas to specialize according to their comparative advantage in interactive tasks. We presenting suggestive evidence relating increases in employment in interactive occupations to improvements in transport and communication technologies. Our findings highlight a change in the nature of agglomeration over time towards an increased emphasis on human interaction. ...
Objective - We explored the relationships between inflammatory proteins, occupation, and marital status, and their independent associations with incidence of cardiovascular disease ( CVD). Methods and Results - Five inflammation-sensitive proteins ( ISPs) ( fibrinogen, ceruloplasmin, haptoglobin, alpha 1-antitrypsin, orosomucoid) were measured in 6075 apparently healthy men. Incidence of coronary events and stroke was followed over 18 years in relation to occupation and marital status. All ISPs showed higher concentrations in divorced men and in manual workers. Except for fibrinogen, this remained significant after adjustments for confounding factors. Adjusted for traditional cardiovascular risk factors, incidence of coronary events was significantly increased in unskilled manual workers and in divorced men. The relative risks were slightly reduced after further adjustments for ISPs ( from 1.79 to 1.70 in unskilled manual workers; from 1.58 to 1.51 in divorced men). All ISPs were significantly ...
I dont think its true. If priests actually taught what was in store for folks that werent open to breeding, Im sure the laity would be much more receptive to breeding. It worked for me.. I, recently, heard a talk on EWTN radio about the concept of vocation. The zeroth-order vocation of every person is union with God in Heaven. The primary vocation is to marriage, priesthood, or vowed religious life. Being single is not a primary vocation, but a secondary one. In theory, it should be put at the service of the primary vocations. In theory, single people should be helping the married people by watching their kids, they should be helping the priests by doing the grunt work around the parish, and they should be helping the religious by doing the same at their convents and monasteries. I am sure that it would be a great relief to have a mature baby-sitter for some parents to watch the kids or people who will clean the church for free. Single people should be trained in apologetics, because ...
The species representation shows that the exploitation during the formation of units 114 and 115 at El Mazo was focused on three taxa (the top shell P. lineatus, the limpets of the Patella genus and the sea urchin P. lividus), whilst the rest of the taxa were collected in limited amounts (Table 2). The predominance of limpets and top shells has been previously recorded in other Mesolithic shell midden sites in northern Iberia, located either in the Asturian area, such as Mazaculos II (Gutiérrez-Zugasti and González-Morales 2010), La Llana (Gutiérrez-Zugasti 2009), Poza lEgua (Arias et al. 2007), El Toral III (Bello-Alonso et al. 2015) and unit 108 from El Mazo (García-Escárzaga et al. 2015), or in other parts of the Cantabrian region, such as La Garma A (Álvarez-Fernández 2013), El Truchiro (Álvarez-Fernández et al. 2013), La Trecha and La Fragua (Gutiérrez-Zugasti 2009). In all of these sites and within units 114 and 115 at El Mazo, limpets and top shells always account for more than ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Contextual Understanding of Lower Fertility Among U.S. Women in Professional Occupations. AU - Shreffler, Karina M.. PY - 2017/1/1. Y1 - 2017/1/1. N2 - Despite decades of research indicating that employed women in the United States have fewer children than other women, it remains unclear what it is about work, beyond work hours, that constrains fertility. The current study links a sample of 1,800 women of childbearing age who are employed at least part-time from the National Survey of Fertility Barriers with the Department of Labors Occupational Information Network to examine how characteristics of womens jobs are associated with their fertility intentions and behaviors. Results indicate that women who work in more professional jobs (e.g., occupations with greater prestige, autonomy, complexity, and supervisory characteristics) are more likely to postpone childbearing than women employed in jobs with lower scores on professional characteristics. Women in more professional jobs ...
Objectives: To investigate the association between occupational social class and cardiovascular disease (CVD) incidence, and the extent to which classical and lifestyle risk factors explain such relationships, and if any differences persist after 65 years of age. Design, Setting and Participants: Prospective population study of 22,478 men and women aged 39-79 years living in the general community in Norfolk, United Kingdom, recruited using general practice age-sex registers in 1993-1997 and followed up for total mortality to 2006. Main results: In both men and women an inverse relationship was observed between social class and CVD incidence, with a relative risk of social class V compared to I of 1.90 in men (95% CI 1.47 to 2.47, P | 0.001) and 1.90 in women (95% CI 1.45 to 2.49, P | 0.001). Adjusting for classical and lifestyle risk factors (age, smoking, BMI, systolic blood pressure, total blood cholesterol, history of diabetes, physical activity, weekly alcohol intake and plasma vitamin C levels) had
Cross-national comparisons of socioeconomic differences in the prevalence of leisure-time and occupational physical activity, and active commuting in six Asia-Pacific countries ...
article{d21e7a82-4d36-40ec-b6d5-3902de9f969b, abstract = {The aim of this study was to assess the relations between self-rated health (SRH), socioeconomic status (SES), body mass index (BMI) and disability pension. Five birth-year cohorts of middle-aged male residents in Malmo, Sweden, were invited and 5313 with complete data constituted the cohort in this study. Each subject was followed for approximately 11 years. Of all subjects, 73% perceived their health as perfect and among obese men and blue collar workers, the corresponding figures were 67 and 68% respectively. The adjusted odds ratios for SRH less than perfect was 1.3 (CI: 1.1-1.7) for obese subjects and 1.7 (CI: 1.5-1.9) for blue collar workers. The interaction between low SES and obesity was estimated to 11% which was not statistically significant. The adjusted relative risks (RR) of disability pension was 3.3 for subjects with SRH less than perfect, 2.2 for blue collar workers and 2.0 for obese subjects, all statistically significant ...
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The Cessnock Skills Audit showed there would be a shortage of health workers in the Hunter Valley region in the next two years.. Current shortage and future need were indicated in a range of health professional occupations. All health professional occupations represented in this section require a bachelors degree or higher level of education, with most also requiring internships and/or practical placements within facilities that offer the breadth and level of experience required to meet professional accreditation. Current skill shortages therefore must be met from outside the LGA.. Attracting suitably qualified and experienced health professionals is a challenge faced in most regional areas in Australia.. The Hunter Region is Australias largest regional economy[1]. It is home to over 600,000[2] residents and 48,500 business[3] and has an economic output of over $41 billion[4]. The Hunter is one of the fastest growing regions in Australia, with the Lower Hunter (2016 population 555,200) being a ...
The Career Handbook (CH) 2016, further expands the National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 four-tiered hierarchical structure. Starting from the NOC structure based on 10 broad occupational categories, 40 major groups, 140 minor groups and 500 unit groups, the CH further disaggregate the unit groups into 939 occupational profiles.. The structure presented below allows you to drilldown from one of the broad occupational categories to its associated occupational profiles.. ...
Is celibacy superior than marriage? Why should I discern a religious vocation to the consecrated life as a monk, nun, sister, or brother? According to the traditional teachings of the Catholic Church and the Saints on the vocation to the consecrated life of celibacy as the higher vocation. Supernatural vs. Natural calling and obejctive superiority.
Overall obesity prevalence was 24.6% (95% confidence interval [CI], 24.0-25.1). Workers in protective services were 2.46 (95% CI, 1.72-3.50) times as likely to be obese as workers in health diagnosing occupations. Compared with their counterparts, workers who consumed adequate amounts of fruits and vegetables and had adequate LTPA were significantly less likely to be obese (PR = 0.91; 95% CI, 0.86-0.97 and PR = 0.63; 95% CI, 0.60-0.67, respectively). Workers with physically demanding occupational physical activity had a lower PR of obesity (PR = 0.83; 95% CI, 0.78-0.88) than those with nonphysically demanding occupational physical activity ...
Methods: Based on methodology from a study in the USA using the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (Steeves et al., 2015), accelerometer-derived variables were computed from the Health Survey for England 2008. For each of the 25 sub-major groups of the Standard Occupational Classification 2000, the following variables were derived: total activity counts/day, activity counts/min, proportion of wear-time in SB, light PA, lifestyle PA and moderate-to-vigorous PA. The sum of the ranks of these variables was used to create a summary score for each occupational category: this score was ranked to establish categories with low, intermediate and high OA ...
Performers with disabilities in the entertainment industry in Southern California have been working together as a cohesive force for change, challenging deeply embedded cultural ideals of beauty and bodily perfection. This study is based on interviews with a cohort of adults with disabilities employed in film and television. Their narratives suggest that some occupations are transformative, in the sense of providing an overriding meaning and purpose in the life of these individuals and their community. For the participants in this study, acting -- or performance, more generally -- is a transformative occupation. Interviews with performers with disabilities show the dedication, persistence, adaptiveness and creativity that such a valued transformative occupation will inspire. The findings from this study provide evidence of the potential for transformative occupations to changes peoples lives while also transforming society. This study examines six key strategies that performers with disability ...
There is a belief that occupation is among the risk factors responsible for cardiovascular diseases. Objectives : The objectives of this study were to I compare the life style, degree of stress, diet and blood lipid profile between white and blue collar workers ; 2 assess the impact of occupation and identify the main risk factors responsible...
Have you ever heard of the dodo bird? Once upon a time, dodo birds lived on the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. But if you go there today you won&
article{19814f6b-745c-4125-8170-1821fea0b459, abstract = {This study compares questionnaire assessed physical activity with direct technical measurements among cleaners and office workers, stratified regarding age, gender and self-reported neck/shoulder complaints. During two full working days number of steps was recorded by a pedometer, sitting/standing positions by a posimeter and heart rate by a Sport-Tester. In addition the subjects kept a work task diary for 10 days. There were high intra-individual variations in exposure between the days. Subjects with complaints rated their exposure higher than those without, although they in fact showed lower direct measured exposure. This may imply underestimation of exposure-effect relationships. Rate of perceived exertion showed low correlation with heart rate ratio within the two occupational groups, but high, 0.64 when the two groups were combined. Age and complaints explained 31% of the variance for the cleaners.}, author = {Balogh, Istvan and ...
A study examined the extent to which college students differentially evaluated women in traditional, nontraditional, and unspecified occupations. It also investigated whether sex-role identification was a variable moderating the attitudes of students toward the kinds of occupations women selected. The Situational Attitude Scale for Women in Occupations and the Bem Sex Role Inventory (BSRI) were administered to 124 freshman university students. Students were classified as masculine sex-typed males, feminine sex-typed females, androgynous, or undifferentiated, using the BSRI. Data analyzed using two-way analysis of variance of occupational designation (form) and sex-role identification (role) yielded 18 items significantly different on role, 12 significantly different on form, and 4 significantly different on interaction of role and form. Results indicated women identified with nontraditional occupations were viewed less favorably than women identified with traditional occupations.
Other articles where Vocation is discussed: Christianity: Freedom and responsibility: …expressed the theme of Christian vocation developed by Luther and Calvin, which they applied to all Christians and to everyday responsibility for the neighbour and for the world. The reformers emphasized that Christian service is not limited to a narrow religious sphere of life but extends to the everyday relationships…
Tune in to Off the Hour, your community news show on CKUT, for all the best in news from Montreal and beyond!. Featured on todays show:. Today on the show, CKUT member Anouk Millet interviewed Marie Blais, president of the Syndicat des Charges de Cours at UQAM. They discussed the recent events and altercations between the universitys administration, the police forces and the students, in light of Wednesdays occupation. Then, CKUTs Sheyla Ferrando interviewed John Bennet from the Sierra Club Canada Foundation. They are presenting the project EnergieYeast, that want to use the pipeline to transport grain through Canada. CKUT wanted to learn more about the aspects and ambitions of that project.. Then, On Saturday april 11, the Climate Action March will take place in Québec City. Its part of a full week-end dedicated to environmental issues in Québec and organised by the committee Climate Action, supported by some famous guests. Its also an attempt to put pression on the prime ministers of ...
Tune in to Off the Hour, your community news show on CKUT, for all the best in news from Montreal and beyond!. Featured on todays show:. Today on the show, CKUT member Anouk Millet interviewed Marie Blais, president of the Syndicat des Charges de Cours at UQAM. They discussed the recent events and altercations between the universitys administration, the police forces and the students, in light of Wednesdays occupation. Then, CKUTs Sheyla Ferrando interviewed John Bennet from the Sierra Club Canada Foundation. They are presenting the project EnergieYeast, that want to use the pipeline to transport grain through Canada. CKUT wanted to learn more about the aspects and ambitions of that project.. Then, On Saturday april 11, the Climate Action March will take place in Québec City. Its part of a full week-end dedicated to environmental issues in Québec and organised by the committee Climate Action, supported by some famous guests. Its also an attempt to put pression on the prime ministers of ...
Do you like working with others and helping people? Are you cooperative and enjoy developing and implementing plans? Do you possess strong communication skills and the ability to understand where others are coming from? If you answered, yes to these questions, then a career as a Developmental Services Worker might be for you. Developmental Services Workers, also known as DSWs, are professionals who support individuals with intellectual disabilities in their homes, work, school, and leisure roles within the community. Developmental Services Workers help to build natural community supports, networks and valued social roles for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Working as educational assistants in schools, employment support workers, family supporters, integration facilitators, and residential service workers in group homes, these professionals have a variety of tasks. These tasks include: completing and maintaining client history and background forms, participating in the development ...
Cedefops forecasts give insights on job opportunities between now and 2025 (Figure 3). Total job opportunities are the sum of newly created jobs (expansion demand) and job opportunities arising because of the need to replace people who either go on to other jobs or leave the labour market, for example due to retirement (replacement demand). Often, replacement demand provides more job opportunities than expansion demand, which means that there will still be job opportunities even if the overall level of employment falls. Despite creating new jobs, Italys ageing workforce and occupational mobility means that, between now and 2025, replacement demand in Italy is forecast to provide almost six times more job opportunities than expansion demand.. In Italy, most job opportunities, around 22% will be for professionals (high level occupations in science, engineering healthcare, business and teaching), followed by around 17% for technicians and associate professionals (occupations applying scientific ...
The Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) program provides employment and wage estimates for over 800 occupations in the nation, states, and 600 areas. National data are available by industry for approximately 415 industry classifications and by ownership across all industries, schools, and hospitals. This news release features production, healthcare, and construction and extraction occupations, in addition to STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) occupations and employment and wages by typical entry-level educational requirement. National employment and wage information for all occupations is shown in table 1 ...
Background Population-based studies of the occupational contribution to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease generally rely on self-reported exposures to vapours, gases, dusts and fumes (VGDF), which are susceptible to misclassification. Aims To develop an airborne chemical job exposure matrix (ACE JEM) for use with the UK Standard Occupational Classification (SOC 2000) system. Methods We developed the ACE JEM in stages: (i) agreement of definitions, (ii) a binary assignation of exposed/not exposed to VGDF, fibres or mists (VGDFFiM), for each of the individual 353 SOC codes and (iii) assignation of levels of exposure (L; low, medium and high) and (iv) the proportion of workers (P) likely to be exposed in each code. We then expanded the estimated exposures to include biological dusts, mineral dusts, metals, diesel fumes and asthmagens. Results We assigned 186 (53%) of all SOC codes as exposed to at least one category of VGDFFiM, with 23% assigned as having medium or high exposure. We assigned ...
The Infant Feeding Survey in 2011 showed that most mothers (94%) reported that they took folic acid either before or during pregnancy. More than a third (37%) said they took folic acid before they were pregnant, increasing to 79% who reported taking it during the first three months of pregnancy, while 23% took it later on in pregnancy. However, for women who had never worked uptake was 82% during pregnancy and 15% prior to pregnancy. The survey also shows that 60% of mothers in Scotland took some form of vitamin or mineral supplements (apart from folic acid by itself) during their pregnancy. Across the UK there was variation in uptake e.g. 71% of mothers from managerial and professional occupation groups took some form of dietary supplements compared with 59% of mothers from routine and manual occupations and 58% of those who had never worked. Younger mothers were less likely to have taken supplements during pregnancy than older mothers (54% of mothers aged under 20 compared with 68% of mothers ...
Occupational and environmental exposures may contribute to the risk of developing sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). To summarize the available evidence, a systematic review of the literature on occupation as a potential determinant of ALS was performed according to the MOOSE guidelines. From MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, and Cochrane databases, selected ... read more studies were methodologically appraised according to Armons classification system for ALS risk factor studies. Each occupation studied was reclassified according to the International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO-88). The vote-counting method was applied to summarize the data. Of 3773 potentially relevant studies, 51 were initially included. Of these, 12 studies provided risk estimates for individual occupations--one case-control, two register-based case-control, and nine register-based cohort studies. All studies fell into Armons level of evidence class IV, indicating methodological limitations. Due to the ...
This message when given in 1948 at the Mount Kuling Conference Center near Foochow, China was a timely one, in view of a special situation then existing in China which seriously needed to be addressed on behalf of the Christians there. The same, however, may not be entirely or even partially applicable to the believers living within Western social and economic systems. The reader himself must judge. Yet the underlying principle advanced by the author in his message is nonetheless worthy of consideration; for although economic systems may indeed differ and local situations may doubtless vary, the basic points enunciated here can be of great help to those who seek to be led by the Spirit of God in choosing their occupations. Translator 1. Occupations Sanctioned in the Bible The occupation of a Christian is a major consideration in life. If he or she chooses the wrong occupation, that person will be hampered in his or her progress in the Lord. Hence a Christian must be careful in the choice of ...
Data Documentation - Survey Census 1960 (US, County & State); Occupational Characteristics (Volume II, Part VII - Subject Reports); Definitions and Explanations
Data Documentation - Survey Census 1960 (US, County & State); Occupational Characteristics (Volume II, Part VII - Subject Reports); General
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Out of the approximately 95,000 U.S. Occupation babies born in Germany shortly after WWII, there were approximately 5000 of us, Post WWII Afro-German children or so-called Negro mulatto babies, better known in the United States as Germanys Brown Babies. In 1952, the SPD (Social Democratic Party of Germany).. Over the last five to 10 years Ive suspected, based on some kids Ive seen in the office, that there could be a link with the parents occupation at the Exide. Click here to see photos from the past! Each Monday we will place new.. Fox Photos, Hulton Archive/Getty Images Heirs apparent dont just show up to primary school like normal kids. Instead, Elizabeth was tutored. foreign play.. Skilled visa - ACT nomination Canberra - Confident, Bold and Ready. The ACT Government can support your dream to live permanently in Canberra. Read through the.. The photographer is Nikos Vasilaki from Greece. I think, hes got a great future ahead of him, and we can see it now. The models are very ...
Mesothelioma is primarily caused by a long history of high-dose asbestos exposure, which most commonly occurred at industrial jobsites prior to the 1980s.
Over the 2008-2010 period, employment growth in this occupation was much faster than the average for all occupations. The increase in the average hourly wage was on par with the overall average. However, the average hourly wage in this occupation was low in relation to comparable occupations. In spite of everything, the unemployment rate increased slightly over this period, but remained relatively low in 2010 at 3.5%. According to key labour market indicators, the number of job seekers was sufficient to fill job openings in this occupation.. Over the 2011-2020 period, an occupation will be in excess demand (a shortage of workers) if the projected number of job openings is significantly greater than the projected number of job seekers. An occupation will be in excess supply (a surplus of workers) if the projected number of job openings is smaller than the projected number of job seekers. For Paralegals, Social Services Workers And Occupations In Education And Religion, N.E.C., over the 2011-2020 ...
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Information concerning the deaths of 429,926 men and 25,066 women occurring in Washington State from 1950 through 1979 was reviewed. This information dealt with the occupations of these individuals and cause of death. The men were divided into 219 occupational categories and the women, 51. A detailed cause of death analysis involving 160 causes was published for each of these categories. A compari
5:51 pm During times of crisis, a point of structural weakness becomes glaringly visible and vulnerable. The COVID-19 pandemic has placed a spotlight on the inequities that exist in this country when it comes to health and well-being. The importance of the social determinants of health is more apparent than ever.. As concerns grew about the virus spreading, the predominant proportion of white collar workers could storm the grocery stores and then settle in for the long haul in front of their laptops. Meanwhile, blue collar workers began losing jobs and health protection, or were forced to work in hazardous conditions, constantly at risk of exposure to the virus. Available data is making clear the socioeconomic divide that COVID-19 has laid bare. In New York City, the bottom income quadrant accounts for 36 percent of all coronavirus cases in the city while the top quadrant accounts for just 10 percent.. Those who have no choice but to risk exposure in order to receive a paycheck, or conduct daily ...
Considered to be the Golden Egg of income protection and also the disability benefits of critical illness cover, Own Occupation cover is more likely to result in a successful claim.. What does it mean and why is it so much better?. Cover that is based on an individuals own occupation will quite simply pay a valid claim if any sickness or injury prevents that person from being able to do THEIR OWN JOB.. The reason for referring to a valid claim is because, if an applicant doesnt disclose all the facts when they apply, a claim could be refused.. An example of own occupation cover at work would be something like a banker suffering from a lengthy bout of depression. Their doctor might sign them off work and if they have some income protection set up on an own occupation basis then a valid claim will be paid.. Its a little different for the disability benefits of critical illness cover because they refer to total & permanent disability so a policy holder need to be signed off work for good ...
Social differentiation in leisure time-use patterns has been found in many developed countries with long-standing capitalist traditions. Thus far, however, little is known about the countries with relatively younger capitalist economies, such as post-socialist nations in Central and Eastern Europe, where, until recently, social inequality has not been significant in magnitude. This study employs time-use data for Poland to examine the relationship between social class characteristics and four dimensions of leisure: duration; fragmentation; diversity of activities; and complexity of time-use sequences. The results demonstrate that respondents occupation and education have a significant effect on all of these parameters. Much of the effect of occupational characteristics, however, is explained by differences in leisure duration, which seems to be the main cause of differences in leisure dynamics across occupational categories. Nevertheless, the variety of leisure activities, associated primarily ...
The survey found that while poverty and limited education are conditions that push women into sex work, poverty pushes women into other labour markets at earlier ages than in sex work. Therefore, sex work cannot be considered as singular or isolated in its links with poverty, as other occupations are pursued before sex work emerges or is considered as an option, the researchers said. Sex work may also be regarded as offering a significant supplementary income to other forms of labour. Many of those surveyed also worked in diverse occupations in the unskilled manufacturing or services sector for extremely poor wages ...
It is also the case that economic opportunities in high-skill labor markets are among the key determinants of the career decisions made by the native-born student population. The increase in the number of foreign doctorates has clearly reduced economic opportunities in some fields relative to others, and may be an important factor driving native students to enter particular occupations and avoid others. For example, the wage that could be earned by native postdoctoral workers employed in research biology labs is much lower than it would have been in the absence of the immigrant influx, perhaps motivating bright U.S.-born undergraduates to pursue professional occupations that have not been targeted by immigration. The low wage paid to postdoctoral workers in these biology labs, however, still offers a very attractive opportunity when contrasted to the compensation available in other countries, so that the incentives for even more foreign students to enter the United States are not greatly ...
The International Skilled Worker - Occupations In-Demand sub-category of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) reopened for 500 new applications on January 4, 2017. This SINP sub-category allows skilled workers with experience in an in-demand occupation to make an application for a provincial nomination certificate, which is then followed by an application for Canadian permanent residence. Interestingly, applicants do not require a job offer in order to make an application.. This is a base sub-category, meaning that it is not aligned with the federal Express Entry immigration selection system. Consequently, it is possible that individuals who are not eligible for Express Entry (for example, because of language ability) - as well as individuals who are eligible for Express Entry but who have so far not received an Invitation to Apply for permanent residence - may be eligible. Among other eligibility requirements, applicants must be highly-skilled in an in-demand occupation in the ...
In France, between 2000 and 2008, concurrently to the increase in cigarette price, we observed an increasing social differentiation of cigarette smoking: smoking prevalence decreased among executive managers and professional occupations, it remained stable among manual workers, and it increased amon …
Occupations[edit]. Color blindness may make it difficult or impossible for a person to engage in certain occupations. Persons ... Color vision is important for occupations using telephone or computer networking cabling, as the individual wires inside the ... and there are a few flying occupations that do not require night flight and thus are still available to those with restrictions ... with color blindness may be legally or practically barred from occupations in which color perception is an essential part of ...
... and many of them took up the same occupations in the Chesapeake Bay.[23] In the following centuries, their descendants helped ... Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Waterman_(occupation)&oldid=1021503803" ...
Occupation[edit]. The May 1940 invasion ended the Netherlands neutrality in World War II. Over the next two years, the Nazis ... After the German occupation of the Netherlands in 1940, it became a transit camp for Jews who were being deported to the Nazi ... The country of Holland is less than 20,000 square miles of flatlands.[20] During the civil occupation, it is estimated that ... During the first year of the occupation of the Netherlands, Jews, who were already registered on basis of their faith with the ...
Occupations and income[edit]. The Small Business Administration (SBA) conducted a study that found Iranian immigrants among the ... Iranian-American workers by occupation, New York Times. *Iran Census Report (2003): Strength in Numbers - The Relative ... A 1990 University of California, Los Angeles study showed that by virtue of education and occupation, native-born and Iranian- ... About 50 percent of all working Iranian Americans are in professional and managerial occupations, a percentage greater than any ...
Occupations[edit]. In the past, they were believed to be so impure that caste Hindus considered their presence to be polluting ... Caste-based occupations held by Dalits also show a clear segregation which perpetuated even after becoming Christian. ... The "impure status" was related to their historic hereditary occupations that caste Hindus considered to be "polluting" or ...
Total (all occupations) 46 274 100.0 Indispensable workforce[edit]. Supporters and opponents of Chinese immigration affirm[ ... Statistics on employed Male Chinese in the Twenty, Most Frequently Reported Occupations, 1870 ... This table describes the occupation repartition among the Chinese male in the twenty.[64] ... Census show that 61 percent of 3,536 Chinese women in California were classified as prostitutes as an occupation. The existence ...
Occupation of Japan History of Japan. Post-occupation Japan. 1972-1989 Succeeded by. Heisei ... Post-occupation Japan is the period in Japanese history which started after the Allied occupation of Japan that ended in 1952. ... The Allied occupation ended on April 28, 1952, when the terms of the Treaty of San Francisco went into effect. By the terms of ... The occupation of Tokyo University forces the administration to cancel the entrance exams. Prime Minister Eisaku Satō and U.S. ...
It has applications in several occupations, sports and recreational activities.[1][2] ...
Occupation[edit]. The major occupation is agriculture, sugar cane, paddy and other vegetables are cultivated here and ...
Occupation duties in Japan continued until May 1949, when the 11th Airborne was relieved and recalled to the United States.[77] ... On 30 August 1945 the division was sent to southern Japan as part of the occupation force. Four years later it was recalled to ...
Dutch occupation of 1667[edit]. Sheppey enjoys the dubious distinction of being one of few parts of what is now the United ... Roman and medieval occupation has been found by archaeologists in advance of development at Neat's Court and St Clements CofE ...
Various occupations[edit]. *Abner Pratt (1801-1863), American diplomat, jurist, politician, lawyer ...
Response to the Millbank occupation[edit]. Students and unions[edit]. NUS President Aaron Porter condemned the occupation of 30 ... Occupations and local protests [edit]. Across the UK, protesters occupied university buildings in at least 12 universities.[38] ... Millbank occupation[edit]. In the afternoon, as protesters passed the Houses of Parliament and moved towards Tate Britain for ... Occupations are a long established tradition in the student movement that should be defended. It is this kind of action in ...
During the Japanese occupation of the Dutch East Indies, there was persistent resistance against the Japanese rule. In Blitar, ...
Occupation[edit]. Occupational prestige, as one component of SES, encompasses both income and educational attainment. The ... Occupation is the most difficult factor to measure because so many exist, and there are so many competing scales. Many scales ... Occupations are ranked by the Census (among other organizations) and opinion polls from the general population are surveyed. ... When analyzing a family's SES, the household income, earners' education, and occupation are examined, as well as combined ...
Occupation[edit]. The United States' occupation of Japan (1945-52) resulted in the rebuilding of the nation and the creation of ... US assistance totaled about US$1.9 billion during the occupation, or about 15% of the nation's imports and 4% of GNP in that ... A variety of United States-sponsored measures during the occupation, such as land reform, contributed to the economy's later ...
Related occupations and divisions of labor. Main article: Health professional. Nurse practitioners. Nurse practitioners (NPs) ... Their high status is partly from their extensive training requirements, and also because of their occupation's special ethical ...
The Dutch under German Occupation 1940-1945 (Stanford U.P. 1963). *Zuehlke, Mark. On to Victory: The Canadian Liberation of the ... "The Netherlands during German Occupation," Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Vol. 245, May, 1946 ... Hirschfeld, Gerhard (1988). Nazi Rule and Dutch Collaboration: The Netherlands under German Occupation, 1940-1945 (1st English ... 3 German occupation *3.1 Life in the occupied Netherlands *3.1.1 Luftwaffe ...
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Occupation of Japan.. *American Occupation of Japan, Voices of the Key Participants in ... On the day the occupation of Japan was over, the Asahi Shimbun published a very critical essay on the occupation, calling it " ... See also: Censorship in Japan § Occupation of Japan, Rape during the occupation of Japan § Allied censorship of Japanese media ... Allied occupation of Japan following WWII. Empire of Japan (1945-1947). 大日本帝國. Dai Nippon Teikoku. Japan (1947-1952). 日本国. ...
The island occupies a key strategic position on the maritime lanes to the Holy Land, whose occupation by the Christians could ...
Occupation authorities[edit]. The occupation authorities included German Governor-General at Warsaw, commander-in-chief of the ... Prete, Roy Arnold; Ion, A. Hamish (1984). Armies of occupation. Wilfrid Laurier University Press. p. 128. ISBN 0-88920-156-0. . ... Elusive Alliance: The German Occupation of Poland in World War I page 134 Jesse Kauffman 2015 ... Occupation of the Kingdom of Poland during World War I:. .mw-parser-output .legend{page-break-inside:avoid;break-inside:avoid- ...
The first Norman occupation from 1081 to 1084 was ended only after the Byzantine emperor Alexios I Komnenos secured the aid of ... During the British occupation, in 1814, the leprosarium was once again opened after renovations, and following Enosis in 1864 ... In 1798, during the French occupation, the islet was occupied by the Russo-Turkish fleet, who ran it as a military hospital. ... The bridge's central section was demolished by the Wehrmacht in 1944, during the German occupation of World War II, to allow ...
Occupation Theory[edit]. The central dogma of receptor pharmacology is that a drug effect is directly proportional to the ... In contrast to the accepted Occupation Theory, Rate Theory proposes that the activation of receptors is directly proportional ...
German occupation[edit]. Occupation beckoned again, and Third Army took up the challenge of starting to rebuild postwar Germany ... Occupation of Germany (1919). World War II. Occupation of Germany (1945). Vietnam War Operation Desert Shield. Operation Desert ... Army of Occupation[edit]. During January 1919, the Third Army was engaged in training and preparing the troops under its ... In March, routine duties of occupation and training were carried on; an Army horse show was held; Army, corps, and divisional ...
World War I, Revolution and Occupation[edit]. See also: Far Eastern Republic and Provisional Priamurye Government ...
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 450,040 $8.63 $10.49 $21,810 Personal care and service occupations 3,249,760 $9.17 $ ... Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 438,490 $9.34 $11.32 $23,560 Personal care and service occupations 3,437,520 $9.82 $ ... Low-paying occupations, 2006 and 2009[edit]. Jobs that a minimum wage is most likely to directly affect are those that pay ... Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations 4,396,250 $9.75 $10.86 $22,580 Two years later, in May 2008, when the ...
Occupation and garrison[edit]. Following their occupation duty with the 82nd Airborne Division in Berlin, the Devils reported ... Following their occupation duty with the 82nd Airborne Division in Berlin, the Devils reported to Fort Bragg, North Carolina. ... the British 11th Armoured Division and the 5th Cossack Division were called upon to serve as the occupation forces in Berlin. ...
Ousby, Ian (2000) [1999]. Occupation: The Ordeal of France, 1940-1944. New York, US: Cooper Square Press. ISBN 978-0815410430. ...
Occupation-specific issues[edit]. *Concussions in sport. *Jury stress - Physical and mental tension affecting juries ...
Periods of occupation[edit]. Archaeologists divide the occupation at the site into eight periods. ... 2 Periods of occupation *2.1 Mehrgarh Period I (7000 BCE-5500 BCE) ...
Industry profile for this occupation. Geographic profile for this occupation. National estimates for this occupation: Top. ... 51-0000 Production Occupations (Major Group). This major group comprises the following occupations: First-Line Supervisors of ... Industry profile for this occupation: Top. Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are ... Top paying States for this occupation: State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage ...
31-0000 Healthcare Support Occupations (Major Group). Healthcare Support Occupations comprises the following occupations: Home ... Geographic profile for Healthcare Support Occupations. National estimates for Healthcare Support Occupations: Top. Employment ... National estimates for Healthcare Support Occupations. Industry profile for Healthcare Support Occupations. ... Top paying states for Healthcare Support Occupations: State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) ...
ABSTRACTORS analyze and summarize pertinent legal or insurance details, or sections of statutes or case law from reference books. The summaries they prepare are examined and used for legal proofs or ready reference. Abstractors summarize recorded documents such as mortgages, trust deeds, and contracts affecting the condition of title to property. They analyze restrictions and prepare reports outlining these restrictions, and actions required for a clear title. They also analyze written technical information and abstract and index original patent specifications and articles from scientific and other journals.. ...
PRIESTS in the Catholic Church are either diocesan or religious. Both types of priests have the same priesthood faculties, acquired through ordination by a bishop. Diocesan priests commit their lives to serving the people of a diocese, a church administrative region, and generally work in parishes, schools, or other Catholic institutions as assigned by the bishop of their diocese. Religious priests belong to a religious order, such as the Jesuits, Dominicans, or Franciscans. Religious priests receive duty assignments from their superiors in their respective religious orders. Both diocesan and religious priests hold teaching and administrative positions in Catholic seminaries, colleges and universities, and high schools. ...
Occupations[edit , edit source]. Certificates for Using Hair Powder Issued 1795-1798. Article gives Certificate Number, date, ... Retrieved from "https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/index.php?title=Nottinghamshire_Occupations&oldid=4258187" ...
Health Occupations Also called: Health careers, Health professions, Medical occupations, Medical professions ... To work in a health occupation, you often must have special training. Some, like doctors, must have more than 4 years of ...
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Fundamental » All topics » Human » People » Occupations This category concerns the topic: terms for occupations, in the sense ... Subcategories named like "aa:occupations" (with a prefixed language code) are categories of terms in specific languages. You ... may be interested especially in Category:en:Occupations, for English terms.. *Subcategories of this one named without the ... Retrieved from "https://en.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=Category:Occupations&oldid=59111918" ...
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An excellent FRENCH Old Occupation site. Gives old name and modern translation in French. ...
Fundamental » All languages » Catalan » All topics » Human » People » Occupations. Catalan terms for occupations, in the sense ... Pages in category "ca:Occupations". The following 47 pages are in this category, out of 47 total. ... Retrieved from "https://en.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=Category:ca:Occupations&oldid=47109942" ...
The tokens are then matched with the ESCO occupations vocabulary, created from the of the occupations. They are joined with the ... equal to 10 (ESCO occupations) and isco_level. equal to 3, the suggested occupation is returned for each identified language ... ISCO-08 provides the top four levels for the occupations pillar. ESCO occupations are located at level 5 and lower. ... ISCO, on the other hand, the International Standard Classification of Occupations, is a four-level classification of occupation ...
Construction Occupations. These charts summarize the 2010 NHIS-OHS data for jobs within the Construction industry in an effort ... and comparisons are made among 21 specific Construction occupations. ...
Healthcare Occupations. These charts summarize the 2010 NHIS-OHS data for the jobs within the Healthcare industries in an ... and physical and chemical exposures among workers in Healthcare occupations. All Healthcare workers are compared to all U.S. ...
... and many of them took up the same occupations in the Chesapeake Bay.[23] In the following centuries, their descendants helped ... Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Waterman_(occupation)&oldid=1021503803" ...
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Industry profile for this occupation. Geographic profile for this occupation. National estimates for this occupation: Top. ... Industry profile for this occupation: Top. Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are ... 1) Estimates for detailed occupations do not sum to the totals because the totals include occupations not shown separately. ... Top paying States for this occupation: State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage ...
49-0000 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations (Major Group). Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations ... Top paying states for Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations: State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs ... Industries with the highest levels of employment in Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations: Industry Employment (1) ... States with the highest employment level in Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations: State Employment (1) Employment ...
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Occupation drive. In French. In Hausa. In Swahili. In Igbo. In Yoruba. In Arabic. In Lingala. In Shona. In Amharic. In ... List of occupation labels related to cinema[edit]. More occupations will be added later. Why the cinema focus right now ? Well ... What is this Women Occupation Drive about ?[edit]. Help improve the occupation labels in WikiData with non gender-biased ... Below... a list of labels used in Wikidata to describe the occupation (professional field) of a person in relation to cinema.. ...
... risks and notions of prevention related to a specific occupation. The datasheets are intended for those professionally ... The International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations is a multipurpose information resource containing information on the hazards ... International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations (HDO) .... International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations (HDO). The ... International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations (HDO)pdf - 4.7 MB * The datasheets list in a standard format different hazards ...
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  • The International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations is a multipurpose information resource containing information on the hazards, risks and notions of prevention related to a specific occupation. (ilo.org)
  • However, unlike the Chemical Safety Data Sheets, the International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations is designed to cover the range of hazards to which the worker may be exposed to while performing the tasks typically associated with the occupation being addressed. (ilo.org)
  • Industries with the highest published employment and wages for Healthcare Support Occupations are provided. (bls.gov)
  • For a list of all industries with employment in Healthcare Support Occupations, see the Create Customized Tables function. (bls.gov)
  • Sales and office support occupations employed 13% of unauthorized immigrant workers, compared with 25% of U.S.-born workers who held these types of jobs. (pewresearch.org)
  • All Construction workers are compared to all U.S. workers combined, and comparisons are made among 21 specific Construction occupations. (cdc.gov)
  • Compared with U.S.-born workers, unauthorized immigrant workers are more likely to be employed in service and construction occupations. (pewresearch.org)
  • This vignette will go into the details of the ESCO/ISCO hierarchical relationship and explain how the labourR package takes advantage of that relationship to suggest occupations for multilingual free-text vacancy data. (r-project.org)
  • ISCO , on the other hand, the International Standard Classification of Occupations, is a four-level classification of occupation groups managed by the International Labour Organisation (ILO). (r-project.org)
  • In ESCO, each occupation is mapped to exactly one ISCO-08 code. (r-project.org)
  • ISCO-08 can therefore be used as a hierarchical structure for the occupations pillar. (r-project.org)
  • ISCO-08 provides the top four levels for the occupations pillar. (r-project.org)
  • The goal of labourR is to map multilingual free-text of occupations, such as a job title in a Curriculum Vitae, to existing hierarchical ontologies of ESCO and ISCO classification and showcase their importance in understanding and analyzing labour market. (r-project.org)
  • ISCO level for the suggested occupations. (r-project.org)
  • If an ISCO level is specified, the K-NN algorithm is used to determine the suggested occupation, classified by a plurality vote in the corresponding hierarchical level of its neighbors. (r-project.org)
  • The International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO) is one of the main international classifications for which ILO is responsible. (ilo.org)
  • An index of occupation titles in both alphabetical and numerical order will also be made available on the Website and subsequently in book form as ISCO-08 Volume 2. (ilo.org)
  • This dashboard shows demand for occupations (ISCO 2-digit) across sectors and countries. (europa.eu)
  • Sectors and 2-digit ISCO occupations can be selected to display demand across countries (you can select more than one item by holding the CTRL-key). (europa.eu)
  • Israel's seeming reluctance to end its lengthy military occupation of these areas is an important root cause of the Middle East's continuing tragedies and unrest. (csmonitor.com)
  • For most Western observers, the term "occupation" describes Israel's control of the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, areas that it conquered during the Six-Day war of June 1967. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • Taken together, the charges against Israel's various "occupations" represent-and are plainly intended to be-a damning indictment of the entire Zionist enterprise. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • Palestinians live under Israeli occupation because Jordan refused to stay out of the Six Day War, forcing Israel's hand to take the West Bank from Jordanian occupation. (thestar.com)
  • Five resolutions have been adopted by the UN Human Rights Council regarding Israel's illegal occupation and violation of human rights. (palestinemonitor.org)
  • ESCO is the multilingual classification of European Skills , Competences , Qualifications and Occupations . (r-project.org)
  • traditional Chinese: 士農工商) or "four categories of the people" (Chinese: 四民) was an occupation classification used in ancient China by either Confucian or Legalist scholars as far back as the late Zhou dynasty and is considered a central part of the fengjian social structure (c. 1046-256 BC). (wikipedia.org)
  • However, it is now known that the classification of four occupations as Ban Gu understood it did not exist until the 2nd century BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anthony J. Barbieri-Low, Professor of Early Chinese History at the University of California, Santa Barbara, writes that the classification of "four occupations" can be viewed as a mere rhetorical device that had no effect on government policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics , here are the top ten occupations with the highest level of job growth between 2019-29. (petersons.com)
  • Find high quality Education Occupations Gifts at CafePress. (cafepress.com)
  • Find high quality Occupations Men's T-Shirts at CafePress. (cafepress.com)
  • Green occupations are linked to Green Economy Sectors. (onetonline.org)
  • Labour market information informs users of supply and demand for specific occupations and sectors. (umanitoba.ca)
  • RCW 43.70.250: License fees for professions, occupations, and businesses. (wa.gov)
  • 2) The secretary shall from time to time establish the amount of all application fees, license fees, registration fees, examination fees, permit fees, renewal fees, and any other fee associated with licensing or regulation of professions, occupations, or businesses administered by the department. (wa.gov)
  • The green economy will cause a change in occupations' employment demand or work and worker requirements such as tasks, skills, knowledge, and credentials. (onetonline.org)
  • The datasheet is designed to cover the range of hazards to which the worker may be exposed to while performing the tasks typically associated with this occupation. (ilo.org)
  • This report includes estimates of the number of unauthorized immigrants by occupation in 43 states and the District of Columbia where there are enough unauthorized immigrants in the workforce to provide reliable data. (pewresearch.org)
  • Despite this, Eastern-Han (AD 25-220) historian Ban Gu (AD 32-92) asserted in his Book of Han that the four occupations for commoners had existed in the Western Zhou (c. 1050-771 BC) era, which he considered a golden age. (wikipedia.org)
  • Add some flair to your morning coffee routine with Occupations travel mugs featuring incredible independent designs from the Redbubble community. (redbubble.com)
  • Occupations hardback journals from Redbubble are so very versatile and lucky for you they're available in a ruled, graph or blank 90gsm paper. (redbubble.com)
  • Enter a word, phrase, or title to search for an O*NET-SOC occupation. (onetonline.org)
  • To work in a health occupation, you often must have special training. (medlineplus.gov)
  • An any-occupation policy is a type of disability insurance which categorizes the kind of work for coverage purposes. (investopedia.com)
  • Any-occupations coverage provides for when the insured is unable to work in a job that is reasonably suitable for them based on their education, experience, and age. (investopedia.com)
  • The any-occupation terms in policy specify the type or nature of work that a policyholder is able to perform. (investopedia.com)
  • For example, under an any-occupation policy, a surgeon who injured their hands would not receive benefits if they could still work as a doctor in the medical field, but not as a surgeon. (investopedia.com)
  • If they are unable to perform the material and substantial duties of their pre-injury occupation, the benefit is paid, regardless of whether they choose to work elsewhere. (investopedia.com)
  • If the insured chooses to work in any other occupation, the earnings from the new profession might reduce the benefit amount. (investopedia.com)
  • For example, it may only continue to pay the benefit if the insured remains unable to work at a profession for which they are qualified and does not work at any other occupation. (investopedia.com)
  • Career Clusters contain occupations in the same field of work that require similar skills. (onetonline.org)
  • Several new occupations are also designated as permissible for minors including lifeguarding and clearer definitions of intellectual and artistic work. (in.gov)
  • Manufacturing or other occupations requiring the performance of any duties in work rooms or work places where goods are manufactured are strictly prohibited for 14 and 15 year olds. (in.gov)
  • This work focuses on the help and intercession of the saints for those involved with occupations and vocations: professionals, skilled craftsmen and women, artists, teachers, manual laborers, and much more! (audible.com)
  • In rare cases the occupation - be it at work or during professional and strenuous sports activities - may give a clue to a patient's risk factors for dental erosion. (nih.gov)
  • Indiana law charges the Indiana Bureau of Child Labor with enforcing the prohibited and hazardous occupations as identified by the Secretary of the United States Department of Labor. (in.gov)
  • Bright Outlook occupations are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years, or will have large numbers of job openings. (onetonline.org)
  • The purpose of this initiative, which began in 2007, was to analyse whether and to what extent the rules of occupation law are adequate to deal with the humanitarian and legal challenges arising in contemporary occupations, and whether they might need to be reaffirmed, clarified or developed. (icrc.org)
  • Find Occupations by U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License . (onetonline.org)
  • Effective June 19, 2010, the United States Department of Labor (USDOL) updated the Prohibited and Hazardous Occupations for minors as defined in the Fair Labor Standards Act. (in.gov)
  • Public domain images from the Netherlands, including prints of occupations and ships. (cyndislist.com)
  • Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. (bls.gov)
  • Learn about this occupation - including typical duties, education required, salary and job outlook information, job boards and more. (umanitoba.ca)
  • 3.  Demonstrate how an Occupational Therapist would think and do in relation to using occupations for life to maintain function during difficult life situations. (slideshare.net)
  • If the insured meets the definition of totally disabled and becomes employed in a new occupation, their total disability benefit will not be affected or lessened by any income from the new profession, regardless of the amount. (investopedia.com)
  • At the beginning of receiving benefits, the own-occupation definition guides payments. (investopedia.com)
  • After a defined period of months or years, the coverages changes to a stricter definition of occupation. (investopedia.com)
  • Amid the hoopla surrounding this week's visits to the White House by Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Jordan's King Abdullah, Americans should remember that the 3.5 million Palestinians of the West Bank and Gaza have lived under one version or another of foreign military occupation for nearly 35 years. (csmonitor.com)
  • No term has dominated the discourse of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict more than "occupation. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • But for many Palestinians and Arabs, the Israeli presence in these territories represents only the latest chapter in an uninterrupted story of "occupations" dating back to the very creation of Israel on "stolen" land. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • Those of us who came under Israeli occupation in 1967 have languished in the West Bank, Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip under a unique combination of military occupation, settler colonization, and systematic oppression. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • Lebanese band Marshrou' Leila have released a music video depicting the violent Israeli occupation of Palestine, which has been compared to the story of teenage Palestinian activist, Ahed Tamimi. (palestinemonitor.org)
  • and physical and chemical exposures among workers in Healthcare occupations. (cdc.gov)
  • This paper focuses on the process of workers' self-management brought about by a wave of factory occupations, which has taken place in Argentina in the last few years, with the support of preliminary evidence from qualitative fieldwork conducted in four factories. (libcom.org)
  • Although unauthorized immigrants made up 5% of the nation's civilian workforce in 2014, they accounted for a much higher share (26%) of the workers in farming occupations. (pewresearch.org)
  • U.S.-born workers accounted for a majority of workers in all major occupation groups, including 54% of the farming workforce in 2014 and 73% of the construction workforce. (pewresearch.org)
  • See the table here for data on workers' status by major occupation. (pewresearch.org)
  • As with industries, there are some very specific occupations with particularly high concentrations of unauthorized immigrant workers. (pewresearch.org)
  • The occupations tend to be subgroups of the major occupations with the highest shares of unauthorized immigrant workers. (pewresearch.org)
  • U.S.-born workers, however, account for the largest share of workers in all these occupations. (pewresearch.org)
  • About a third of unauthorized immigrant workers (32% in 2014) are employed in service occupations, compared with 17% of U.S.-born workers who hold these types of jobs. (pewresearch.org)
  • Construction jobs employed 16% of unauthorized immigrant workers in 2014, triple the share of U.S.-born workers (5%) in those occupations. (pewresearch.org)
  • An additional 8% were in professional occupations, compared with 22% of U.S.-born workers. (pewresearch.org)
  • The student-led occupation occured in the climate of continued restructuring of higher education in the UK, with the increased casualisation of the knowledge industries of education and media and in the broader community. (yorku.ca)
  • there are 198234 people in Wikidata whose occupation is actor . (wikipedia.org)
  • Support the people currently in occupation of University College London. (ipetitions.com)
  • Beneath the four occupations were the "mean people" (Chinese: 賤民), outcasts from "humilitating" occupations such as entertainers and prostitutes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The four occupations system differed from those of European feudalism in that people were not born into the specific classes, such that, for example, a son born to a gong craftsman was able to become a part of the shang merchant class, and so on. (wikipedia.org)
  • The occupation, in short, has become a catchphrase, and like many catchphrases it means different things to different people. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • More than 2.2 million people are employed in occupations associated with metalworking, performing their jobs in factories, machine shops, steel mills, outdoors and from high up. (mesothelioma.com)
  • Job Zones group occupations into one of five categories based on levels of education, experience, and training necessary to perform the occupation. (onetonline.org)
  • Students from schools in Dixfield, Rumford, Jay, Livermore Falls, Farmington and Salem Township are participating in the program that gives them a chance to explore health occupations. (redorbit.com)
  • For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function. (bls.gov)
  • a list of labels used in Wikidata to describe the occupation (professional field) of a person in relation to cinema . (wikipedia.org)
  • Or, click "List of Occupations" to select from a list of careers. (careeronestop.org)
  • Also included in Alternate Occupations is a limited list of occupation definitions. (rpgnow.com)
  • This list provides a brief description of certain occupations whose true function may not be obvious or well known to both the players and the judge. (rpgnow.com)
  • In 1945, the Allied Powers-America, England, France, and the Soviet Union-agreed that defeated Nazi Germany would be divided into four zones of occupation, one for each nation. (history.com)
  • Now, when I look back at all that happened under the occupation, I find that I was, unfortunately, right. (truthout.org)
  • I have run across the occupation "pail turner" I can't find this on any lists of obsolete occupations so I'm hoping you might either know the answer or have an idea where I might look. (languagehat.com)
  • Under IHL, there is occupation when a State exercises an unconsented-to effective control over a territory on which it has no sovereign title. (icrc.org)
  • Occupation law - as a branch of IHL - regulates the partial or total occupation of a territory by a hostile army. (icrc.org)
  • The occupation, which began in a single teaching building on Monday 18th May, received support of the lecturers' union NATFHE (National Association of Teachers in Higher Education) on 20th May and spread amid remarkable scenes reminiscent of to the student actions of the 1960s to the administration building on 21st May, where students presently coordinate the action. (yorku.ca)
  • Service occupations also dominate at the national level, employing 32% of the unauthorized immigrant workforce. (pewresearch.org)
  • Specifically, many occupations related to forest firefighting and fire prevention are now designated as Hazardous, and the definitions of what types of machinery a 16 or 17 year old can operate are more clearly defined. (in.gov)
  • However, he notes that although no statute in the Qin or Han law codes specifically mentions the four occupations, some laws did treat these broadly classified social groups as separate units with different levels of legal privilege. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specifically, the marine engineers experienced stomach, lung and bladder cancers, which the researchers attributed to a mix of chemical exposures relating to the occupation. (mesothelioma.com)
  • ESCO works as a dictionary, describing, identifying and classifying professional occupations, skills, and qualifications relevant for the EU labour market and education and training. (r-project.org)
  • 1) It shall be the policy of the state of Washington that the cost of each professional, occupational, or business licensing program be fully borne by the members of that profession, occupation, or business. (wa.gov)
  • The datasheet alerts both the worker and the occupational safety and health professional about the relevant hazards at the workplace as well as means of prevention for this specific occupation. (ilo.org)
  • Subcategories named like "aa:occupations" (with a prefixed language code) are categories of terms in specific languages. (wiktionary.org)
  • Own-occupation coverage is for the insured's specific occupation with no other stipulations. (investopedia.com)
  • See the table here for data on these and other specific occupations. (pewresearch.org)
  • The datasheet contains information on the hazards, risks and notions of prevention related to this specific occupation. (ilo.org)
  • Eventually, the UN administrations of territory have raised the question as to whether occupation law could be relevant in such situations. (icrc.org)
  • If you want to avoid having your magic user starting life as a cheesemonger, roll on the Wizards Occupation table which has more relevant starting occupations like hedge wizard, street magician, and university student. (rpgnow.com)
  • That this is the prevailing view not only among Arab residents of the West Bank and Gaza but among Palestinians living within Israel itself as well as elsewhere around the world is shown by the routine insistence on a Palestinian "right of return" that is meant to reverse the effects of the "1948 occupation"-i.e., the establishment of the state of Israel itself. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • The exhibition Fifty Years opened at Jaffa Salon of Art this Friday, showing fifty portraits of Palestinians born in 1967, emphasising half a century of occupation by Israel. (palestinemonitor.org)
  • Hanan Ashrawi, the most articulate exponent of the Palestinian cause, has been even more forthright in erasing the line between post-1967 and pre-1967 "occupations. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • The Prime Minister is also not satisfied with his strength in the West Bank, where about 800,000 Palestinian Arabs have lived under occupation since Israel captured the territory from the attacking Jordanian Army in 1967. (nytimes.com)
  • You may be interested especially in Category:en:Occupations , for English terms. (wiktionary.org)
  • Hillary Clinton just described at the last meeting Russia's presence in Georgian regions as "illegal occupation," which is dramatic in diplomatic terms. (newsweek.com)
  • In general terms, occupation law endeavours to strike a balance between the security needs of the occupying power on the one hand, and the interests of the ousted power and the local population on the other. (icrc.org)
  • Several of the updates also incorporate new restrictions and, in some cases, include occupations that were not originally contemplated by the Act. (in.gov)
  • The Prohibited Occupations now include advertising by holding signs, waving banners or wearing costumes and youth peddling. (in.gov)
  • Unauthorized immigrants also were somewhat overrepresented in 2014 in production jobs, which include manufacturing, food processing and textile occupations, where they were 9% of the workforce. (pewresearch.org)
  • Learn details about any occupation including what you might do on the job, how much you might earn, and how much education or training you might need. (careeronestop.org)
  • The Health Occupations Programs are approved by various agencies including the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services , the Missouri State Board of Nursing and The Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) . (stchas.edu)
  • Are there prerequisites or other requirements for admission to Health Occupations programs? (stchas.edu)
  • The following are general admission requirements for all Health Occupations classes. (stchas.edu)
  • From biblical times, when this territory was the state of the Jews, to its occupation by the British army at the end of World War I, Palestine had never existed as a distinct political entity but was rather part of one empire after another, from the Romans, to the Arabs, to the Ottomans. (commentarymagazine.com)
  • As a Jewish-Canadian, I am deeply concerned about our collective failure to hold Israel accountable for its war crimes, human rights violations and ongoing military occupation of Palestine. (thestar.com)
  • The suggestion that the BDS movement is anti-Semitic is rooted in a narrative created by those who support the 49-year-long illegal occupation of Palestine. (thestar.com)
  • Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu has made clear he intends to continue the military occupation of Palestine into the distant future, with no two state solution in sight. (palestinemonitor.org)