ERIC Number: EJ403385
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Nursing Home Aides Experience Increase in Serious Injuries.
Personick, Martin E.
Monthly Labor Review, v113 n2 p30-37 Feb 1990
Bureau of Labor Statistics' data show that the incidence rate of 15 workplace injuries and illnesses per 100 full-time nursing home workers is well above that for private industry as a whole. Back injuries are most frequently reported. Short tenure and high turnover are correlated with health and safety problems. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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