SWIA

AcronymDefinition
SWIASocial Work Inspection Agency (UK)
SWIASouthwest Wetlands Interpretive Association (Imperial Beach, CA)
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Senator Menendez and Representative Pascrell introduced the SWIA in each of the past four Congresses, but concluded to reintroduce it following the public health crisis Flint is currently facing.
The CWC will continue to lobby vigorously for swift passage of the SWIA.
``But fortunately Swia would know it was a rabbit or a bird and chase it away.''
The subject railroad indicated that it often uses the following four groups when conducting studies of employee morale: (1) shop craft unions - International Association of Machinists (IAM), International Brotherhood of Boilermakers and Blacksmiths (IBBB), International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), International Brotherhood of Firemen and Oilers (IBFO), Sheetmetal Workers International Association (SWIA), and Carmen Division of the Transportation Communication Union (TCU); (2) train crews - Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers (BLE) and United Transportation Union (UTU); (3) clerks - TCU (except for Carmen); and (4) maintenance - Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees (BMWE) and Brotherhood of Railway Signalmen (BRS).
Social Work Inspection Agency, Extraordinary Lives: Creating a positive future for looked after children and young people in Scotland, Edinburgh: SWIA, 2006
The Social Work Inspection Agency (SWIA) later ordered a probe into the failure of the case and its findings were published yesterday.
The SWIA report said the girls endured a decade of abuse and should have been removed from the family home much earlier.
The new report by the Social Work Inspection Agency (SWIA), which will be published later this month, calls for an overhaul of Scotland's child care agencies It also makes 31 recommendations on how police, health and social workers should work together.
The Social Work Inspection Agency's report Extraordinary Lives (SWIA, 2006) sets an optimistic tone in the choice of words used in its subtitle--'creating a positive future'--and a chapter on education bears the title 'achieving children'.