Date of Award
Master of Physical Therapy (MPT)
Henry C. Wessman
Personnel Selection; Work Capacity Evaluation; Workers' Compensation
This paper presents a literature review of ways to reduce the cost of Worker's Compensation Claims. Years reviewed are 1976 through 1992. Methods reviewed in this paper include preemployment screening, preplacement screening, job analysis, Ergonomics as it relates t o preemployment screening, and the legal aspects of preemployment/replacement screening. Guidelines are given for formulation of preplacement screening.
Hall, Jeanne M., "A Guideline to Preemployment Screening" (1993). Physical Therapy Scholarly Projects. 186.