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Workers compensation and disability (76)
Workers' Compensation: Analysis for Its Second Century Upjohn Press (2017)
Hunt and Dillender review the status of workers' compensation programs on three critical performance areas: 1) the adequacy of compensation for those disabled in the workplace, 2) return-to-work performance for injured workers, and 3) prevention ...
Extension of Washington Pension System Review Current & Recent Research Projects (2011)
This project extended the work performed under a previous project that addressed the incidence of total and permanent disability pensions in the Washington workers’ compensation system. Researchers provided a literature review of studies that analyze ...
Benefit Equity, Adequacy and Efficacy for Serious Injuries: An Empirical Analysis of Workers’ Compensation Programs Current & Recent Research Projects (2010)
The project examined workers compensation benefits in a sample of states, using wage-loss methodology to address the equity of compensation and the efficacy of different ways to determine compensation.
Expert Advisory Panel on Occupational Health and Safety Current & Recent Research Projects (2010)
This project developed a set of recommendations to improve occupational health and safety in Ontario, Canada. The project addressed the roles and responsibilities of the occupational health and safety system partners and the role of ...
British Columbia Workers' Compensation Core Services Review Revisited Current & Recent Research Projects (2009)
This short-term project revisited the issues raised in the Service Delivery Core Review Report prepared for the Ministry of Skills Development and Labour in the Government of British Columbia, Canada in 2002. This project evaluated ...
Adequacy of Earnings Replacement in Workers' Compensation Programs: A Report of the Study Panel on Benefit Adequacy of the Workers' Compensation Steering Committee, National Academy of Social Insurance Upjohn Press (2004)
The Workers’ Compensation Steering Committee of the National Academy of Social Insurance formed the Benefit Adequacy Study Panel to review the literature on benefit adequacy and to develop an approach to document what is currently ...