Adolescent Workers: Prevention of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses


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Other Prevention Measures

  • Put up a poster in the waiting room instructing young patients to tell their provider about any workplace injuries.
  • Encourage adolescents to talk to other adults (parents, co-workers, teachers) about any concerns they have.
  • Discuss medications that can make patients drowsy at work.
  • Have flyers and resources available to share with teens and their families.

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Page last reviewed: January 9, 2019