Essays about: "proactive- and reactive measures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words proactive- and reactive measures.

  1. 1. Surviving in a digital economy : A study of the consultant brokerage industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Industriell Ekonomi

    Author : Andreas Pettersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Disintermediation; Business strategy; Reintermediation; Matchmakers; Intermediates; Consultants; Brokers;

    Abstract : Purpose - The purpose of this master thesis is to identify critical factors and create guidelines for traditional consultant brokerage firms to stay competitive in a digital economy. Methodology - This qualitative study with an abductive approach, gathered data primary from semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  2. 2. Psychological Distress in the Swedish Construction Industry - The Impact of Culture and Staff Shortages on the Psychosocial Work Environment

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Sara Blomkvist; Rikard Landegren Hagen; [2017]
    Keywords : Psychological distress; work environment; stress; stress management; proactive- and reactive measures; Swedish construction industry; AEC industry; organisational culture; staff shortages ‘Work-life Balance’.;

    Abstract : The Swedish housing market is currently facing enormous challenges with housing shortages. In order to meet the demands, approximately 710.000 new homes will have to be built until 2025 (Boverket, 2016). READ MORE

  3. 3. Microscopic simulation as an evaluation tool for the road safety of vulnerable road users

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan; Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Eva Axelsson; Therese Wilson; [2016]
    Keywords : Microscopic simulation; Pedestrian simulation; Viswalk; Traffic safety; Traffic Conflict Technique; Time-to-Accident; Conflict; Conflict observation;

    Abstract : Traffic safety has traditionally been measured by analyzing historical accident data, which is a reactive method where a certain number of accidents must occur in order to identify the safety problem. An alternative safety assessment method is to use proximal safety indicators that are defined as measures of accident proximity, which is considered a proactive method. READ MORE

  4. 4. Information about the usage of information - and its role in municipal work with climate adaptation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Daniel Nordström; [2015]
    Keywords : information; climate adaptation; municipality; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This study has looked at eight municipalities in Scania and how they use climate related information in their work with climate adaptation, and what information they would like to have access to in order to take the next step. The municipalities were chosen on the basis of population and are no extreme cases; rather they are examples of an average Swedish municipality. READ MORE

  5. 5. Characteristics of managed and unmanaged water bodies influencing their suitability as mosquito breeding habitats in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten och landskapslära; Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten och landskapslära

    Author : Karolina Carlström; Elin Renstål; [2014]
    Keywords : Mosquitoes; breeding habitat; vector control; water characteristics; abiotic variable; biotic variable; Bahir Dar; Ethiopia; Mygg; mygglarvshabitat; vektorkontroll; vattenegenskaper; abiotisk variabel; biotisk variabel; Bahir Dar; Etiopien;

    Abstract : Mosquito-borne diseases like malaria, dengue fever, yellow fever and West Nile virus are serious problems in many parts of the world, especially in Africa, and partially in Ethiopia. Millions of people become infected and several hundred thousand people die worldwide from these diseases every year. READ MORE