Source: Cory Austin
Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) claims are an enormous cost burden for employers. These costs are composed of direct medical expenses for care and treatment as well as indirect costs related to loss of productivity from absenteeism.
Why are MSD (soft tissue injuries) so costly to employers?
These statistics, accompanied by a claims analysis, can help build a strong business case for pre-work screening, workplace ergonomics training and more. For tips, check out The Injury Diet–Your 6-Step Soft Tissue Injury Reduction Plan. If we can help with a claims analysis, contact us today.