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Impaired Workers and Workers' Compensation Claims

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July 26, 2019
1:00 pm ET (12 pm CT, 11 am MT, 10 am PT)
1 hour 30 minutes
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Gain a better understanding of how to recognize an impaired employee at the workplace to help workers’ compensation claims.

Antidepressant use has increased 400%, now the third most commonly prescribed group of medications in the U.S. Employers are facing more mental health and physical trauma claims than ever before. Case managers and adjusters handle a multitude of cases, diagnoses and pain management dilemmas. How can businesses protect themselves from this influx of workers’ compensation claims? This information will examine drug and medication usage, how they may impair workers and what you can do reduce risk. You will review active claims, red flags to look out for, getting employees back to work and combatting illegitimate claims.

Learning Objectives

• You will be able to discuss marijuana laws, medical diagnoses and medicinal marijuana usage.

• You will be able to describe how to accommodate restrictions and what to do when it presents an undue hardship.

• You will be able to discuss successful defenses for claims involving both prescribed and illegal drugs.

• You will be able to recognize signs of an impaired employee and how to respond.

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