December 13, 2005 | By Ron Wood
Work-related ergonomic injuries can exact a high price from employers and employees in both factory and office environments. Even a few incidents can deal a severe financial blow to small and medium-sized companies. Identifying potential risks and developing and implementing an effective ergonomics program can help reduce injuries and costs.
November 9, 2004 | By Ron Wood
When I entered the manufacturing work force more than 34 years ago, the work environment, work force, and the future of U.S. manufacturing looked a whole lot different.
November 20, 2003 | By Ron Wood
Editor's note: Portions of this article were published previously in an issue of FMA/TPA "Member Connections."State workers' compensation laws were enacted to ensure that covered employees who are injured on the job are provided with monetary benefits to cover medical expenses and to replace...