11:40 pm May 10, 2018

Workplace Injuries: How Many Days Off by Body Part

Source: Cory Austin

Which type of body part injury caused the most days away from work?  A recent Bureau of Labor Statistics report explored the results across six industries, including:

  • Injuries to the head resulted in higher incidences of days away from work
  • Back injuries typically resulted in more job transfers or restrictions

Discover the full results at: https://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2018/head-back-
and-hand-injuries-resulting-in-days-away-

from-work-or-job-transfer-or-restriction.htm

For ideas on how to prevent injuries before they turn into days away from the job, contact WorkWell today.

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