Workplace accidents do happen and their costs can be substantial. When an incident occurs, what is your organization’s reaction? Conducting incident investigations can identify the causes of the incident and will help to prevent such incidents from reoccurring within the workplace.
Initial emergency medical treatment, such as an Emergency Room or Urgent care is not considered to be a selection of health care provider/facility by either the employer or the injured worker.
After holding steady between 2017 and 2020, construction’s rate of positive drug tests increased by 12 percent from 2020 to 2021, according to the latest Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index.
It's important to recognize the symptoms of heat-related illnesses and understand how to prevent, control and respond to their effects.