Online Program

Topics in OHS injury records, workers' comp, and costs

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Describe the barriers to identifying and recording workplace injuries. Identify industries with high injury rates. Discuss feasible actions to improve injury recording.

Relationship between employee health risk factors and workers' compensation: Evidence from a cohort of small and medium sized enterprises   
Natalie Schwatka, PhD, Adam J. Atherly, PhD, Hai Fang, PhD, Ron Goetzel, PhD, Kimberly Jinnett, PhD, Claire Brockbank, MS and Lee S. Newman, MD, MA
Use of National and State Compensation and Surveillance Compliance Data Sets to Better Understand Miners' Health   
Robert Cohen, MD, Cecile Rose, MD, MPH, Judith Graber, PhD, Edward Petsonk, MD, Nadia Ibrahim, MA, LGSW, Kirsten Almberg, MS, Maura Robinson, BS and Leonard Go, MD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Occupational Health and Safety
Endorsed by: Vietnam Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)