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Occupational Health

Health & Kinesiology

Quiz 11 :

Safety Management in a Global Marketplace

Quiz 11 :

Safety Management in a Global Marketplace

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The rationale of TSM applies the principles of quality management (QM) to safety management.
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Pressure to increase productivity often results in actions that are detrimental to the health and safety of workers.
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ISO 9000 an occupational health and safety management system standard.
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Most competitive companies typically are also the safest.
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Which factors in the competitiveness equation is most affected by a safety recall on a product?
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Competitiveness is the ability to succeed and prosper in which of the following types of markets?
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Corporate image is not important in a competitive global marketplace.
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Competitiveness is "the ability to consistently succeed and prosper in the marketplace whether it is local, regional, national, or global."
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The two most important factors influencing a company's competitiveness are government sponsorship and number of employees.
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Value added is the difference between what it costs to produce a product and the value the marketplace puts on it.
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Service, in the context of competitiveness, is closely related to health and safety.
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What are the two most important factors influencing a company's competitiveness?
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Quality management (QM) is an approach to doing business that maximizes the competitiveness of an organization through continuous improvement of its products, services, people, processes, and environments.
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Productivity declines when (1) output is constant but input decreases or (2) output increases and input is constant.
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Which industrialized nation has seen the greatest increase in production, since World War II?
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Canada has historically been among the least productive among industrialized nations.
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Quality without which of the following, results in costs that are too high to be competitive.
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Quality is a measure of the extent to which a product or service meets or exceeds customer expectations
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It is critical that modern health and safety professionals understand the positive relationship between health/safety and competitiveness and that they are able to articulate it effectively.
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Full responsibility for quality is shared between the safety department and the quality manager.
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