NIOSH Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2019-159
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies works with partners in the insurance industry, health care providers, labor, employers, trade associations, professional organizations, and academia. The program focuses on these areas:
- Expanding use of state-level workers’ compensation claims data for research and prevention.
- Identifying and communicating interventions most effective at preventing illness and injury.
- Encouraging collaborations between the public health and workers’ compensation communities.
NIOSH . Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies. By Wurzelbacher, S., Meyers, A., Tseng, C., Moore, L., and Reeves, K. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication 2019–159, https://doi.org/10.26616/NIOSHPUB2019159external icon