Home The Bottom Line: Overexertion Injuries Cost Billions Ergonomics Done Right®

Written by: humantech on April 29th, 2016

In this month’s Bottom Line video, Certified Professional Ergonomist Blake McGowan reports the findings of a research study* that calculated the direct burden cost of the top non-fatal workplace injury in the U.S. Take a look.

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*Marucci-Wellman, Helen, R., et al . (2015). The direct cost burden of 13 years of disabling workplace injuries in the U.S. (1998-2010): Findings from the Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index. Journal of Safety Research, (55), 53-62.

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