TUC in bid to control all work injury claims
- Occupational Injuries and Illnesses and Work-related Fatalities Technical Note. // Compensation & Working Conditions;Spring2001, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p69
Provides information on occupational injuries and illnesses in the U.S. Data from the annual Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses and the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries; Profiles of fatalities occurring to specific groups of workers; Details on how fatalities occur.
- The changing composition of lost-workday injuries. Ruser, John W. // Monthly Labor Review;Jun99, Vol. 122 Issue 6, p11
Presents facts about the changes in occupational injury and illness rates of workers. Trend in injuries suffered by employees from 1976 to 1997; Demographic data of injuries suffered by employees; Contributing factors to injuries suffered by workers.
- Preliminary Estimates of Work Injuries in 1964. Schmidt Jr., Fred W. // Monthly Labor Review;Apr65, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p419
Presents preliminary estimates of work injuries in the U.S. in 1964. Disability charges; By industry group.
- Young workers most likely to be injured. Barnsley, Paul // Saskatchewan Sage;May2000, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p10
Reports the incidence of industrial accidents among young workers in Regina, Saskatchewan. Inference to the survey of Saskatchewan Labor Department; Introduction of April 28 as the 'Day of Mourning for Workers Killed or Injured in Job'; Concerns of First Nation leaders on the incident.
- Don't feel threatened by ergonomic standards. Reitz, Victoria // Machine Design;1/24/2002, Vol. 74 Issue 2, pS126
Discusses issues on ergonomic injuries in the U.S. Standards on musculoskeletal injuries in the workplace; Prevention of ergonomic injuries; Initiative of manufacturers on the prevention of ergonomic injuries.
- Boiler & Pressure Vessel Injuries Increase 210 Percent, Incidents Decrease 17 Percent. // Professional Safety;Jun2002, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p25
Deals with statistics from the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors regarding the number of injuries sustained as a result of boiler and unfired pressure vessel incidents and the number of incidents in 2001. Reasons for the injuries.
- BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY. // Crain's Cleveland Business;6/8/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 22, p2
A graph is presented depicting the decrease in work-related injuries in the U.S. in 2007 compared to 1992.
- U.K. union group predicts increases in compensation. Goddard, Sarah // Business Insurance;1/8/96, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p17
Reports on the predictions by London, England-based Trades Union Congress that victims of workplace accidents could see compensation levels increase for 1996 if the British government takes steps to improve benefits. Impact on premiums for employers liability insurance to cover for workplace...
- United campaign calls for tougher safety law. Wood, Tim // Contract Journal;1/30/2002, Vol. 412 Issue 6362, p1
Reports on the launching of a campaign to improve workplace safety standards in Great Britain on January 30, 2002. Number of workplace casualties for the past five years; Details of the campaign proposals; Views of general secretary John Monks of the Trades Union Congress on health and safety laws.