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The Workplace Walk-Through

1st Edition

By James P. Kornberg

CRC Press

192 pages

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Hardback: 9780873716208
pub: 1992-04-22
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The Workplace Walk-Through is the first volume in a series dedicated to providing physicians with more advanced tools for performing not only the routine tasks involved in occupational medicine, but also the most unusual and challenging assignments.

Table of Contents

Foreword. Introduction. The Walk-Through Operational Guidelines. Indications for the Walk-Through. Preventive Services. Program Status. Walk-Through Guidelines. Program Development. Investigative Services. Causality Determination. Risk Management or Cost Containment Activities. Regulatory or Audit Services. Formulation of Accommodation Options for Disabled Workers. Background. The Americans with Disabilities Act. Financial Considerations. Summary. Appendix I: PATHMAXTM (Parametric Approach Toward Health Maximization). Appendix II: The Challenge and the Fundamentals of the Occupational Medical Causality Assessment. Appendix III: Caveats to Consider When Performing a "Walk-Through" in a Smaller Company. Appendix IV: A Physician's Walk-Through Check List. Appendix V: Additional Topics to be Discussed at the "Pre-Walk-Through" Orientation Session. Appendix VI: Walk-Through Imperatives Technical Guidelines. Glossary. References. List of Tables. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety