TITLE

Workers' Compensation Savings Strategies

AUTHOR(S)
Lipold, Annmarie Geddes
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Feb2003, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several strategies for controlling compensation costs. Information on the health insurance plan of MCG Health Inc.; Benefits of preventing injuries and illnesses in the workplace; Advantages of good labor relations.
ACCESSION #
9023458

 

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