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Preventing Ergonomic Injuries: Train the Trainer

Workers' Compensation Trust
47 Barnes Industrial Park Road
Wallingford, CT 06492

Members: FREE
Self Insured Clients: $50 per person

Snow Date: February 23rd

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Taught by Trust personnel, this Train-the-Trainer seminar will provide participants with the information and training you will need to properly evaluate both desktop and mobile/portable workstations. Participants will have an opportunity to try out/sample equipment from our preferred vendor, INSALCO, conduct hands-on workstation risk assessments and apply solutions that help reduce employee exposures.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand “ergonomics” and musculoskeletal (MSD) injuries
  • Learn the ergonomic factors that lead to employee injuries
  • Understand the benefits of ergonomic controls
  • Learn how to implement ergonomic controls

Audience: 

Anyone responsible for employee safety within their organization, especially those interested in learning more about desktop and mobile/portable workstation ergonomic principles and best practices. Human Resources, IT and Purchasing will benefit from attending this class.

Facilitators:

Scott Kowalski, Vice President, Operations, INSALCO

Kathy Marek, CSP, Senior Loss Control Consultant, Workers’ Compensation Trust

Donna Santamaria, MS, Senior Loss Control Consultant, Workers’ Compensation Trust

 

2.75 CEUs from LeadingAge CT.