The healthcare industry accounts for a high proportion of all national workplace injuries, as employees from this sector report some of the highest rates of injury and illness from all private industries, according to a report from Zurich on healthcare-related workers’ compensation claims.
Healthcare is also one of the key sources of employment in the US, with notable job gains occurring in this sector in April in the recent update on unemployment from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
You've reached your limit - Register for free now for unlimited access
To read the full story, and get unlimited access to Insurance Business website content, just register for free now. GET STARTED HERE
Already a website member? Log in below.