Achieving Optimum Productivity from an Aging Work Force

Description: The effect of aging on work capacities is resulting in a global decline of work productivity due to combined absenteeism and presenteeism. Altered physical capacities associated with age-related conditions create special demands and challenges for the safety professional. This dynamic session will address a proven integrative program encompassing behavioral based, ergonomic, and wellness interventions that effectively accommodate aging workers, reduce injuries, and improve productivity.
  Instructor(s): Richard W. Bunch, Ph.D., PT, CBES, Industrial Safety & Rehabilitation Institute, Inc., New Orleans, LA
  Level: A