DuraLabel's Weekly Safety News

Blog Author Angelique Sanders

Weekly safety news. Stay in touch with regulations from OSHA, NFPA, and other safety codes. Find out about other companies' best and worst practices. We scour the internet to provide you with helpful training resources and the latest safety information.

Sunday, April 06, 2014

World Safety News - Businesses Must Address Domestic Violence

Workplace Safety News Highlights From Around The World

We scan newspapers and magazines around the world for safety news that isn't reported elsewhere.

The following are links to workplace safety-related news and articles that we noticed this past week. If you have international safety news, safety tips, or suggestions send them to: duralabelpro@gmail.com.

New Zealand - Businesses Must Address Domestic Violence

Does domestic violence result in extra costs for business? New research indicates that businesses could benefit from better domestic victim-protection policies. An article reporting on the research appeared in Business Today.

"The report, commissioned by the Public Service Association (PSA) and released to coincide with the launch of Green MP Jan Logie's anti-domestic violence members bill, has made a number of recommendations it says will save businesses millions and help victims break the cycle of violence.

Report author Suzanne Snively, a former partner at PWC, put the cost of domestic violence to business at $368 million a year."

Read the article here.

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