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recommended practice

Abbreviation: RP
A protocol for care about which there is general agreement, e.g., a practice guideline or officially sanctioned technique, esp. one that enhances the safety or reliability of care.
See also: practice
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In late 2012 the US IEST published a Recommended Practices note on the use of HALT and HASS (IEST-RP-PRO03: HALT and HASS), writes David Richards.
Recommended practice in preschool instruction: Increasing child task engagement during whole group (Unpublished master's thesis).
The recommended practices will go before the GFOA's Executive Board for approval this fall.
Mr Cartwright said: 'It is unclear whether or not the statement of recommended practice will suggest that both partners' time and related overhead costs are to be included in work in progress calculations.
An American Petroleum Institute (API) advisory committee released a draft "recommended practice" describing a safety management system (SMS) for natural gas and liquid pipelines at a meeting sponsored by the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) in February.
The Charity Commission and the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) have formed a joint body for creating a statement of recommended practice (Sorp) for UK charities.
Pending actions include: reclaimed concrete aggregate for use in PCC: coal fly ash embankments; recycled asphalt shingles in HMA and a recommended practice for evaluating the engineering and environmental suitability of recycled materials.
The recommended practice provides guidance to new--and continuing-trustees on how to critique and evaluate investment recommendations that are brought before the board by PERA staff and consultants.
Some pipeline companies and trade associations had either gently or strongly opposed including API Recommended Practice (RP) 1162 in federal statute out of fears that the flexibility inherent in the API voluntary guidance would be lost once it became a federal mandate.
If design requirements dictate the placement of cross-ribbing on a casting, the designer should adhere to the recommended practice of staggering the location of the ribs as shown in Fig.
The creation of SAE J 1 344 Recommended Practice for the Marking of Plastic Parts in 1980 paved the way for the proper identification of these materials for recycling.
In a discussion of recommended practice, rather than an American Water Works Association standard, Ballun offers a guide to selecting, sizing, locating, and installing air valves in water and wastewater applications.

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