TITLE

Workplace Safety Shouldn't be a Leap of Faith

AUTHOR(S)
Frank, Luke
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Landscape & Irrigation;Jan2008, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses on the essentials of being safe at the job sites. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, back injuries occurs in million workers each year and accounts for 20% of workplace injuries or illnesses. Furthermore, 25% of compensation claims cost employers billions of dollars while workers suffer from pain and suffering that takes a long time to heal. Several standard back-injury prevention techniques are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
34800676

 

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