We hope you had a wonderful weekend enjoying the nice spring weather! Time to catch up on the latest occupational medicine, workplace safety, physical therapy, and general health news with our April 27th Monday Roundup!
As always, if we left something out, tweet it to us at @Nova_MedCenters!
- This week the annual Risk Management Society’s conference is being held in New Orleans until April 29th. We are there and excited to be presenting in Booth 120! Not at RIMS2015? No worries. The official website is live streaming several speeches and you can also follow along on Twitter with the #Rims2015 hashtag.
- Are we focusing enough on our younger workforce when it comes to workplace safety? Check out these staggering numbers from an infographic that Eastern Kentucky produced on the topic.
- Stress can cause a lot of health problems and that’s why Aetna released 11 ways to de-stress in under an hour. We highly recommend this for all of our stressed out workers reading the blog!
- April 28th is Workers’ Memorial Day and the NSC is urging employers to address workplace illnesses. An estimated 53,000 deaths and 427,000 nonfatal illnesses are caused by workplace-related illnesses each year.