ERIC Number: ED026489
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1965
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Rehabilitating the Disabled Worker: A Platform for Action in New Jersey.
Individuals of varying backgrounds, viewpoints, and interests met at Trenton, New Jersey, March 3-5, in a conference conducted by the state Rehabilitation Commission, Division of Workmen's Compensation, and the Division of Employment Security of the Department of Labor and Industry in cooperation with the National Institutes on Rehabilitation and Health Services to discuss the best means of rehabilitating workers disables by industrial accidents and disease. The report includes six chapters of a discussion leader, recorder, and 15 to 20 members representing groups concerned with the subject under discussion. Chapter headings are (1) "A Broad Look at Workmen's Compensation and Rehabilitation in New Jersey." (2) "Litigation as a Barrier to Rehabilitation," (3) "Administration of Workmen's Compensation and Rehabilitation," (4) "Supervision of Medical and Rehabilitation Services," (5) "Rehabilitation Facilities and Personnel," and (6) "Employment Problems of the Handicapped." (JK)
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Sponsor: Vocational Rehabilitation Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ. Bureau of Economic Research.