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  • Reduce Pain, Medical Expenses and Absenteeism

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The Cost of Waiting

  • Absenteeism and lost productivity can cost up to 20 times the amount of direct expenses.
  • Repetitive motion injuries, the number one work hazard in California, have increased 18.5% in seven years.
  • Workers' Compensation premiums cost American industry more than $60 billion annually, triple the amount spent a decade earlier.
  • In 2001, the average Workers' Comp claim for carpal tunnel syndrome cost $14,000, with median jury awards in the $50,000 range.
  • Of all workplace injuries, 70% are back or repetitive motion injuries that are related.

Legal Issues

  • California Code of Regulations (CCR) Title 8 Section 5110 — Repetitive Motion Injuries
  • ADA — Public Law 101-336 and Title I: Employment Regulations — Equal Employment for Individuals with Disabilities

What You Can Do to Reduce Your Company's Exposure to Workers' Compensation Costs

  • Use ergonomic principles, training and education to ensure that you meet the demands of the workplace safely.
  • Follow up on evaluated employees. An ergo recheck visit is very beneficial after the employee is using new equipment.
  • Use peer-to-peer training and develop a team approach.
  • Get managers' and supervisors' buy-in by educating them, developing incentive programs and involving them in the ergonomic process as much as possible.