Business Support Series: Breaking Down Barriers - The Value of Return to Work Planning
Business Support Series The Business Support Webinar Serieswill exploretimely topics with industry expertsto provide key insights and answerson the best ways to succeed as a business. Hosted by the Halifax Chamber of Commerce,this series will feature a wide range of topicson how to survive and thrive.
Return to work planning doesn’t need to be complicated, but it can be creative.
Often organizations struggle with finding meaningful tasks that are beneficial for both the injured worker and the organization.
Return to work planning is also the most effective way to tackle injury duration, which is one the biggest drivers of workers compensation costs.
In this webinar, Dallas Mercer shares her wealth of industry experience implementing successful return to work plans.
Key take-aways from this webinar include: • Communicating the value of Return To Work for both employer and worker
• Key components of Return To Work planning
• Anticipating common barriers to Return To Work and approaches to mitigate them
About the Presenter:
Dallas Mercer, Founder, Dallas Mercer Consulting
In 2002, Dallas founded Dallas Mercer Consulting (DMC) offering Disability Management services.
As an employer advocate, she added efficiency to sick leave and workers’ compensation claims processes; saving clients time and money and allowing them to focus on their core business.
DMC has expanded to offer Safety Training, Safety Consulting, and Industrial Hygiene services to over 550 clients across Canada.
DMC has offices in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador.