The Work Experience Measurement Scale (WEMS
): A useful tool in workplace health promotion.
Kopka began her library career when she was hired by the Worcester schools in 2011 as a long-term substitute for the library media specialist at WEMS
. She went through a number of professional development opportunities, then enrolled in the Graduate School of Library Studies program at University of Rhode Island.
This already gruelling challenge has been made even more difficult, as the WEMS
plan to carry a "pretend patient" up each mountain on a spinal board, starting on May 26.
The Wems project is a response to the EU directive 2004/40/EC, which will pose new requirements on employers.
The Wems consortium consists of: IT'IS foundation, SBBf Austrian Institute of Technology, Ghent University, Shmid & Partner Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology (Goteborg), EMFields, Volvo AB, Torptronics,