Adolescent Workers: Prevention of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses


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This training is divided in three main parts:

  • Part 1: Background – Describes young worker injury statistics and the role of pediatric healthcare providers in preventing workplace injuries and illnesses among working adolescents.
  • Part 2: Anticipatory Guidance – Describes opportunities in practice for recognizing occupational injuries and providing guidance.

–Case 1:  Connor

–Case 2: Sally

  • Part 3: Resources – Information to help healthcare providers participate in ensuring young worker health and safety.

Introduction: Page 6 of 6

Page last reviewed: January 2, 2019