Copycat tactics could cut company injuries

January 2005
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jan2005, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p17
Academic Journal
Reports on the findings of a study on decreasing occupational injuries by getting firms in the same industry to emulate those with lower injury rates. Potential percentage drop in lost time across large and small firms that could be realized if all firms aimed at a target of 25th percentile of the distribution for their industry; Data used in the study; Injury rates utilized by the researchers for the study.


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