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The Aging Workforce - It’s Not Just Ergonomics

Description: By 2015, 19.6 percent of workers will be over age fifty-five. Aging workers have fewer workplace injuries, however, diabetes and hypertension are increasing employers’ medical and lost wages costs. This session will show factors increasing recovery time of aging workers and recommended practices to provide a safe environment for employees of all ages.
  Instructor(s): Russell E. Dronne, CSP, ARM, Chubb Group of Insurance Companies, New York, NY
Tina Minter, CSP, ALCM, ARM, Chubb Insurance, Waukesha, WI
  Level: B