Functional Job Descriptions [526]
Date: Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

   Jeff Clinger, National Director of Industrial Rehabilitation, Drayer Physical Therapy Institute

Track: Safety Management
Secondary Track: Human Resources
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Intermediate
Target Audience: Ohio Safety Congress & Expo


The presenters provide an enhanced understanding of the benefits available using functional job descriptions as they relate to post-offer employment testing, fitness for duty testing and return to work rehabilitation care. The presentation includes the Americans with Disabilities Act and Equal Employment Opportunity compliance concerns relevant to this subject matter as well as legal precedence outlining the importance of appropriately and professionally developing and employing the contents of functional job description.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Describe various contributing factors to workplace injuries and available prevention strategies;
  2. Recognize the BWC cost savings available through use of Functional Job Descriptions, POETs and Fitness for Duty Testing; and
  3. Recognize the increased retention rates/savings available through use of Functional Job Descriptions and POETs.
CEU Type: IACET, HRCI, Sanitarian, BWC Discount Programs
CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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Functional Job Descriptions

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