Briotix News

Reducing Workers' Compensation Costs in the Hospitality Industry

Team Briotix – June 07, 2019

An upscale, international hotel was exceeding the national average of workers’ compensation claims per 100 employees substantially and trending in the wrong direction. In just two years, the net incurred total claims was more than $3,024,000. Direct costs were only part of the story. Indirect…

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It's as Easy as PIES - Reducing Lost-Time Injuries and Improving Employee Health

Team Briotix – May 28, 2019

From 2012-2016, one heavy manufacturing company began experiencing a high work-related musculoskeletal injury rate. During this four year window, ergonomic injuries represented 35% of the company's lost work days. As the trend continued, management's concern grew as the out-of-work time impacted…

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Reducing Employee Injuries and Maximizing Resources with an Ergonomic Partnership

Team Briotix – May 07, 2019

Did you know, according to OSHA, more than 38% of all workplace injuries with days away from work are due to musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) such as sprains, strains, and tears. MSD injuries are entirely preventable with proper body mechanics coaching, ergonomic solutions, and individualized…

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Effective Materials Handling in Beverage Distribution to Reduce Musculoskeletal Injuries

Team Briotix – April 24, 2019

Planning to attend the BevCap Best Practices Workshop in Orlando this week? If so, don't miss Lorrell Zegarelli's presentation,

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Understanding the Costs and Risk Factors of MSDs at the Wisconsin Safety Council Annual Conference

Team Briotix – April 15, 2019

 

Planning to attend the WSC Annual Conference this week? If so, don't miss Tony Kaczkowski's presentation,

The Acheonomics of Sprains and Strains Impacting Your Working AthletesTuesday, April 16th at 3:30 p.m.

In the session, Tony will discuss the costs and risk factors associated with…

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Briotix Health at American Association of Occupational Health Nurses Conference

Team Briotix – April 03, 2019

The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) will be hosting their annual Conference from April 8-10, 2019 in Jacksonville, FL. 

Donna Hoctor, Client Manager, will be speaking at the event: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. Five Steps to Creating an Effective Ergonomic…

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Briotix Health at Applied Ergonomics Conference

Team Briotix – March 21, 2019

Are you attending the Applied Ergonomics Conference next week? If so, don't miss the two presentations being offered by Briotix Health team members highlighting recent onsite and virtual ergonomic case study results. 

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How to Set Up Your New Office to Be Ergonomically Correct

Team Briotix – February 28, 2019

When moving to a new office location, there are many factors to consider – location, building size, and cost, just to name a few. Once the initial logistics are taken care of, it’s important to consider how your employees will be working in their new work space.

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6 Examples of Ergonomic Injuries in the Workplace

Team Briotix – February 26, 2019

Ergonomic injuries can affect all employees regardless of workplace environment or job tasks. In fact, ergonomic injuries are the most common form of injuries across all industries, which is why it is important to learn about the costs associated with those types of injuries and injury…

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Briotix Health at AgSafe Activate 19

Team Briotix – February 26, 2019

Are you attending the AgSafe Activate 19 conference this week? If so, don't miss Kelson Wann, Industrial Sports Medicine Professional and Solutions Advisor, as he presents A New Perspective on Employee Wellness on Wednesday, February 27 at 2:30 p.m. 

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