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NIOSH Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies (CWCS)

The mission of the NIOSH Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies (CWCS) is to use workers’ compensation data and systems to improve workplace safety and health. With help from partners like you, our main goals are to:

  • Maximize the use of workers’ compensation data for prevention purposes
  • Communicate new study findings
  • Develop new research collaborations
  • Share best study practices in workers’ compensation

Learn more about workers’ compensation research, publications, and related resources by clicking the links below.

For more information about the Center, or to become involved, send an email to or contact the CWCS Director, Steve Wurzelbacher.


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