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Sponsored by the Hospitality Branch of the Management Practice Specialty: Productive Incident Investigation of Strains, Sprains & Pain

Description: In this session, attendees will learn how to determine if an OSHA recordable musculoskeletal pain is the result of a mechanical incident or cumulative process. Tools to identify specific and correctable work-related hazards and risk factors that contribute to back pain, shoulder injuries, tendonitis, abdominal hernia and knee injuries will be discussed. Case studies illustrating how to conduct incident investigations that result in practical recommendations to control or abate existing hazards and risk factors will be included in the session.
  Instructor(s): Robert C. Button, MS, Safety Results, Inc., Portland, OR
Gail A. House, CSP, Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL
  Level: I A