Risk Management reminds employees to report workplace injuries

Sometimes the unexpected can happen at work, such as a fall while climbing the stairs, a back strain from lifting a box or a cut from handling a sharp object. If you incur a work-related injury or illness, remember to follow these easy steps: 

All employees are encouraged to report any work-related injury or illness, no matter how slight the injury may be. Prompt reporting helps obtain medical care you may need to prevent further injury, to avoid delays in workers’ compensation benefits and to prevent further occurrences from any remaining hazards in the workplace. 

For questions or more information, email Patricia Parker or Tracy Woodard.