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Fifty-one percent of businesses identified their entryway as the place where most slips, trips and falls occur in their building, but less than half use floor mats in other areas where falls are likely to occur, according to a survey.
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Researchers at Cleveland State University, funded by a $244,000 grant from the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, are wrapping up a two-year project to improve safe patient-handling practices in nursing homes.
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A New Jersey judge has lifted a temporary restraining order that prevented the Division of Workers’ Compensation from changing its court reporter services, allowing the division to use the three services that it had contracted with in July.
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A North Florida roofing contractor is facing proposed penalties of $1.5 million after federal safety inspectors allegedly spotted company employees working on a roof without proper fall protection.
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Opioid therapy can be one part of a strategy to get injured workers back on the job — sometimes even when the employee is still on opioids when he returns to work, according to newly published research.