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Free webinar: Prevention Strategies from State WC Insurance Funds in MN and CA

Join the NIOSH Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies (CWCS) for a free webinar, in which speakers from the state workers’ compensation insurance funds in Minnesota and California will discuss prevention strategies. Details of each presentation are given below.
Injury in our Schools--A Workers’ Compensation Perspective
This presentation will include an in-depth look at the causes and risk factors for injury to school district staff, with a special focus on the growing concern of student-perpetrated violence toward staff. The webinar will feature current research as well as injury prevention strategies.
Katherine Schofield, PhD, CSP, ARM, CHST, CSRM
Risk Consultant
Research Principal Investigator
SFM-The Work Comp Experts
Craig Stroinski, MBA
Leader, Large Strategic Business Operations
SFM-The Work Comp Experts
California State Compensation Insurance Fund (SCIF) Prevention Strategies
This presentation will include a review of the latest prevention approaches at SCIF and a planned analysis of the quantitative impact of loss prevention services on losses of insureds receiving loss control services.

Len Welsh
Consultant to the President for Workplace Safety
Lauren Mayfield
Safety and Health Services Program Manager
Event schedule (all times EDT):
12:00-12:45: SFM Presentation and Q/A
12:45-1:30: SCIF Presentation and Q/A
1:30- 2:00: Panel Interaction and Audience Q/A