Manufacturing and Construction Industries
From road construction to wood pallet manufacturing or waste disposal, we have the ability to assess your workplace and evaluate your workforce for exposure to Injuries and Illnesses. Once identified, we report to you and develop a plan to mitigate causes and improve safety. We also help you manage claims to minimize loss through catastrophic injures or malingering. Finally, our extremely experienced clinicians can get your employees back to work quickly and healthier for less cost. So whether you are in Bottling, Groceries, Distribution, Warehousing, fabrication of all types, Animal /Fruit/ or Vegetable Processing, Industrial Laundry, or Waste Collection, IHS has a plan that can reduce your Injuries & Illnesses.
Meat Packing Industry
The meat packing industry has historically been a difficult industry to overcome significant exposures and repetitive activities that foster higher levels of Injuries & Illnesses. With over 20 years experience in the industry, we at IHS understand your challenges and have a proven track record that can save millions of dollars over time. By combining a unique Post Offer Testing format with ergonomic studies and on-site training, costs drop dramatically for Injuries & Illnesses, often several times the cost of the program, as confirmed in numerous private and government studies.
We don’t have to tell you how ironic it is that the medical industry is a leader in workplace Injuries & Illnesses. This unique setting and requirements for health care workers can often result in significant and painful Injuries & Illnesses while caring for their patients. Because our staff are licensed health care professionals, there is no one who better understands your exposure to injury risk. Our insights as well as expertise in movement science provides an prowess and insight to anticipating and preventing many illnesses and injuries. Good training and awareness of these risk factors can significantly reduce lost time and total costs.
OSHA has specific meanings for Injuries & Illnesses and they require reporting these under certain circumstances. If your company falls within the category of one of the industries that traditionally has high recordable rates, you may find that a significant portion of your expenses go toward treating and rehabilitating your workforce, as well as costs for reserves.
Are your workers exposed to:
- Highly repetitive tasks?
- Transferring or lifting patients/people?
- Occasionally moving heavy objects?
- Regular lifting/loading?
- Static positions?
If so, you have an increased exposure to work-related injuries or illnesses.
Is your business endeavor one of the high risk / high injury types listed below?
- Animal, Fruit & Vegetable Processing
- Air, Road, Water Transportation
- Beverage Production & Handling
- Cement / Concrete Processing
- Construction – Framing
- Heavy Equipment
- Equipment Manufacturing
- Equipment Rental
- Grocery / Beverage Wholesalers
- Health Care & Social Assistance
- Highway Construction
- Household / Office Moving
- Industrial Laundry
- Material Recovery
- Metals Processing
- Meat Packing
- Nursing Care
- Plastic / Resin Manufacturing
- Rendering / By Product Processing
- Residential Care
- Truck / Trailer Manufacturing
- Utility Vehicle Manufacturing
- Waste Collection / Disposal
Learn How We Can Work With Your Specific Industry To Save You Money!
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Harleysville, PA 19438