Adolescent Workers: Prevention of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses


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Learning Objectives

  • The goal of this training is to help primary care providers deliver effective anticipatory guidance to adolescent patients on health and safety in the workplace.
  • At the end of this training you will be able to:
    • Recognize the role of pediatric health care providers in advocating for young worker health and safety.
    • Describe the best opportunities and techniques for delivering anticipatory guidance regarding health and safety among working adolescents.
    • Identify legal regulations that protect young workers.
    • Identify resources for healthcare providers for preventing injuries among working adolescents.

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Page last reviewed: December 27, 2018