Advanced Workplace Practices Law and Legal Definition

According to 29 USCS § 2703 [Title 29. Labor; Chapter 29. Workers Technology Skill Development], the term "advanced workplace practices" means "innovations in work organization and performance, including high-performance workplace systems, flexible production techniques, quality programs, continuous improvement, concurrent engineering, close relationships between suppliers and customers, widely diffused decisionmaking and work teams, and effective integration of production technology, worker skills and training, and workplace organization, and such other characteristics as determined appropriate by the Secretary of Labor, in consultation with the Secretary of Commerce."