Workers' Compensation Savings Strategies
- How to answer TOUGH SAFETY QUESTIONS. Baker, Sharon // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Mar2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p46
Presents questions-and-answers advisory on industrial safety management. Estimation of the compensation costs for workers; Reduction of medical costs in occupational health clinic; Creation of systematic incident investigation training.
- Back to Work. Asp, Karen // Indiana Business Magazine;Jan2002, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p34
Reports on the training services for employees to prevent work injuries in Indiana. Increase in the compensation rates of employees according to the National Association of Occupational Heath Professionals; Implementation of programs to promote workplace safety; Emphasis on improving working...
- SH&E Life-Cycle Cost Model. Veltri, Anthony; Dance, Daren; Nave, Michael // Professional Safety;Jul2003, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p30
Part II. Discusses the reasons behind cost modeling in industrial safety engineering, with emphasis on economic choice decisions among mutually exclusive alternatives. Design and implementation of the economic choice cost modeling initiative in safety engineering; Template of life-cycle...
- BEST OF THE WEB. // FM World;8/15/2013, Vol. 10 Issue 15, p14
The article provides views and comments on the simple method of heating and air conditioning (AC) cost management, the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) as well as workplace safety promotion.
- Employers Swallow Health Care Cost Hikes. Sullivan, Laura // Risk Management (00355593);Apr2000, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p11
Reports on the results of a survey conducted by William M. Mercer, which examined how employers in the United States are coping with health insurance cost hikes. Exploration of purchasing options; Redesign of benefit plans; Participation in purchasing groups; Institution of pharmaceutical cost...
- The Soaring Costs of Workers' Comp. Lipold, Annmarie Geddes // Workforce (10928332);Feb2003, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p42
Focuses on the efforts of U.S. companies to control increases in compensation costs. Factors that contribute to the growth; Actions taken by Dade Behring Inc., a medical diagnostics manufacturer in Illinois, to resolve its compensation cost problem; Estimates on workers' compensation costs in...
- Workplace Inspections Improve Safety, Save Money in Washington. // EHS Today;Nov2011, Vol. 4 Issue 11, p16
The article offers information on workplace inspections, along with the impact to improve safety and cost reduction from the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) in Washington.
- Sleeping with the enemy? LaBar, Gregg // Occupational Hazards;Apr98, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p8
Reports on the Tampa Bay Area Division of Safety Private Sector Advisory Council, and its work with the Department of Labor and Employment Security. When and who formed the council; Comments from Larry Falck, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) area director in Tampa, Florida.
- Costs Drive Safety Training Needs. Adams, Shawn // HR Magazine;Jan2003, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p63
Deals with the impact of workers' compensation and indirect costs of accidents on a company's safety training needs. Indicators of an increase in workers' compensation rates; Key element in reducing workplace accidents; Steps that human resource department should take in assessing safety...