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Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: compliance, hazard, communication, standard, improve, needed, safety, health, osha, action, occupational
Number of Pages: 114
Published: 1993-05-01
ISBN-10: 1568063377
ISBN-13: 9781568063379

Provides information on employer compliance with the Hazard Communication Standard, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's efforts to inform small employers about the standard, and the accuracy and clarity of material safety data sheets required by the standard. Charts, graphs and map.

Author: Humanitarian Accountability Partnership
Publisher: Oxfam
Keywords: quality, management, accountability, humanitarian, hap, standard, guide
Number of Pages: 251
Published: 2008-03-19
ISBN-10: 085598600X
ISBN-13: 9780855986001

What is HAP? The Humanitarian Accountability Partnership (HAP) is a multi-agency initiative to improve the quality and accountability of humanitarian action. What is the HAP Standard? The HAP Humanitarian Accountability and Quality Management Standard (2007) provides an industry standard for humanitarian accountability. It represents a broad consensus on what matters most when an agency responds to an emergency. How can the HAP Standard improve humanitarian practice? A part of the HAP Standard is a voluntary certification scheme, which together with the Standard itself represents a breakthroug

Author: Judith S. Ruud
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: options, stock, employee, accounting
Number of Pages: 541
Published: 2008-05-01
ISBN-10: 1428988599
ISBN-13: 9781428988590

In March 2003, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) began reconsidering the accounting standard for equity-based compensation. The Board released an exposure draft for a revised standard on Mar. 31, 2004. That revised standard would require firms to recognize the fair value of employee stock options (ESO) as an expense, as was first proposed by FASB more than 10 years ago. This paper assesses whether, under the current accounting standard, firms that grant ESO without recognizing an expense overstate their income. Presents the relevant issues, describes the current standard for ESO,

Author: James P. K. Gilb
Publisher: IEEE Standards Association
Keywords: standard, ieee, guide, multimedia, wireless
Number of Pages: 84
Published: 2004-04
ISBN-10: 0738136689
ISBN-13: 9780738136684

Wireless Multimedia: A Handbook to the IEEE 802.15.3 Standard clarifies the IEEE 802.15.3 standard for individuals who are implementing compliant devices and shows how the standard can be used to develop wireless multimedia applications. The 802.15.3 standard addresses an untapped market that does beyond 802.11 and Bluetooth wireless technologies. The standard addresses the consumer need for low-cost, high data-rate, ad-hoc wireless connections. Some of these applications include: wireless keyboards and printers, personal video and digital camaras, cordless telephones and ntercoms, digital aud

Author: Hennie Van Greuning
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: practical, guide, standards, reporting, financial, international
Number of Pages: 452
Published: 2011-03-02
ISBN-10: 0821384287
ISBN-13: 9780821384282

Now in its sixth edition, and with previous editions translated into 15 languages, this publication gives readers a broad and basic understanding of the key issues for each International Financial Reporting Standard. It summarizes each standard, providing a quick reference for managers and executives in the private and public sectors who may not have a strong background in accounting. This edition includes material of potential interest to the financial analyst. Most chapters also contain exercises which illustrate the practical application of key concepts in a particular standard. This provid

Author: Tom LaTourrette John Mendeloff
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: benefit, cost, trade, offs, effectiveness, implementation, workplace, safety, health, programs, mandatory
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 0833045571
ISBN-13: 9780833045577

In 1998, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) began work on developing a standard that would have required all workplaces to establish a safety and health program, which uses management tools that address general behaviors and procedures to reduce the risk of occupational injuries and illnesses. Although some states already had such programs in place, OSHA argued that worksites with such programs had lower rates of injury and illness and that a federal standard would extend this benefit to worksites without such programs. By 1999, however, OSHA had abandoned its rulemaking

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: signs, highway, standard
Number of Pages: 226
Published: 1994-05-01
ISBN-10: 0788108514
ISBN-13: 9780788108518

Provides detailed illustrations of official highway signs with tables showing standard dimensions & colors. Appendices feature diagrams & dimensions, a conversion table for metric equivalents, & design guidelines. Loose-leaf manual.
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