Job Accommodation through Ergonomic Study [2613]
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus
Room: Union A

   James (Randy) Peters, Vice President, Job Rehab Professionals LLC

Track: Ergonomics
Secondary Track: Rehabilitation
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Intermediate


This session offers case examples that demonstrate how job accommodation through ergonomic study using vocational rehabilitation can bridge the gap between your injured worker’s restrictions and productive work as well as potentially prevent future injuries. This is a valuable tool for a viable transitional work program. Learn how to access services from both transitional work job accommodation and ergonomic study. 

Learning Objectives:
Discuss the link between transitional work job accommodation and ergonomic study
Describe how to incorporate ergonomics into a company's transitional work program using vocational rehabiltiation parameters
Explain how to build a case to access vocational rehabilitation for lost-time claims
Recall how to access traditional vocational rehabilitation services for ergonomic study assistance for avoided lost-time claims

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  CCM: 1
  CRC: 1
  CDMS: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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Job Accommodation through Ergonomic Study

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