Injury Prevention Essential to Controlling Workers' Comp
Proven ergonomics training methodology can now be administered in-house.
December 15, 2008 -- Future Industrial Technologies, Inc. (F.I.T.) recently announced they are offering Corporate Licensing Agreements for their successful Bionomic™ injury prevention programs, Backsafe® and Sittingsafe®. The injury prevention marketplace is the new frontier in the workers' compensation arena.Companies are realizing that post injury strategies must be accompanied by aggressive injury prevention initiatives in order to truly control costs.Ergonomic disorders are the most rapidly growing category of work-related illnesses reported to OSHA.According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than a million workers suffer back injuries each year and one fourth all compensation indemnity claims involve back injuries. An estimated 70% of reported occupation.