NameRaising awareness among employers at workplace
Interdisciplinary team developed materials for raising awareness at workplace (education and seminar materials, training for the intervention providers, questionnaires for raising awareness, intervention evaluation and alcohol policy assessment). Intervention was conducted in six companies, 746 employees were included. The time-frame of intervention was three months (August-November 2012). Public and private, small to international and various sectors’ companies were included. The intervention was part of the "European workplace and alcohol" (EWA) project.
- National/regional/local government
- European commission - The Second Programme of Community Action in the Field of Health 2008-2013
The main aim was to produce, to pilot and to evaluate alcohol interventions at workplace.The main objectives were to improve workplace productivity, to reduce workplace accidents, to raise awareness amongst employees about health and alcohol correlation and to support employees to change their alcohol-related behaviour.
- Intermediate target group
- Economic operator
The rationale is described in the document Guidelines for pilot interventions and work plan that can be found at http://www.eurocare.org/eu_projects/ewa/deliverables/by_work_package/guidelines_and_analysis
Elements Of Plan
- Literature review and/or formative research
- Needs assessment
- Detailed plan of action
- Financial plan
- Human resource management plan
- Time schedule
- Partners' agreement
- Communication plan
- Evaluation plan
- Employees and employers
- Meetings/conferences with experts/colleagues
- Direct communication
Background case studies of good practice, background study of legal framework, development of intervention materials (training for intervention providers, materials for intervention providers, materials for intervention receivers), organizing regional, national and international events/presentations of the results, publishing and distributing tool kits and recommendations.
- Team meetings
ResponsibilityInternal & External
The results suggested that awareness rose significantly in 5/6 companies, alcohol consumption consequences decreased in 5/6 companies and alcohol policies tackled/improved in 6/6 companies.
http://www.eurocare.org/eu_projects/ewa/deliverables/by_work_package/evaluation (evaluation strategy, coverage, quality and satisfaction reports)
Contact person: Prof. Branko Kolarić, MD, PhD
Organization: Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health
Address: Mirogojska 16, 10000 Zagreb
Telephone number: +385 14 6963 45E-mail address: email@example.com