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a cooperative practice of pairing two or more people together for mutual assistance or safety (especially in recreational swimming)

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"I'm petitioning the Scottish Parliament to encourage employers to introduce a buddy system for disabled workers so tragedies like Kirsty's are avoided in the future."
* a majority indicated that consumers and/or their family members were involved in some aspect of program planning and delivery; were involved in activities that include public education, publishing a newsletter or fundraising or buddy systems.
Through mentoring and buddy systems, through the student members' network, through the leaders in the profession who are constantly speaking to younger audiences at the universities and business forums, through the active chapters aggressively marketing, and through word of mouth and testimonials.
This document provides background for those looking to establish workplace mentoring or buddy systems. It touches briefly on the other two legs of an effective workplace preparation program, which are orientation and on-the-job training.
The buddy system is one safety system to verify how many participants are in the water.
The Buddy System, a sanitary ice cream serving product for foodservice operations, has formalized a contract with Greater Omaha Refrigeration Company and Goodrich Ice Cream, providers to the 15,866-unit Subway restaurant chain.