CA: CHSWC Posts “Working Safer Or Just Working Longer?"

CA: CHSWC Posts “Working Safer Or Just Working Longer?"

Oakland, CA (CompNewsNetwork) - The Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation (CHSWC) approved posting of the draft report “Working Safer or Just Working Longer? The Impact of an Aging Workforce on Occupational Injury and Illness Costs” for feedback and comment and for final posting in 30 days.

There has been concern about the impact of an aging workforce on occupational safety and health, which is partially driven by the impact of the cohort of baby-boomers and in part by concerns that injuries to older workers might drive occupational costs … read more