Events

Webinar: How Can We Help Workers Keep Their Jobs After Injury, Illness?


Stay-at-Work/Return-to-Work (SAW/RTW) Policy Collaborative


Panel includes:

- David Stapleton, Director of Mathematica’s Center for Studying Disability Policy
- Jennifer Christian is a physician, board certified in occupational medicine, with an M.D. and a master’s in public health from the University of Washington in Seattle

The webinar will convene state and local leaders who want to help more workers keep their jobs after they develop a career-threatening medical condition. The panel of speakers will discuss and request feedback on the reasons behind avoidable work disability and job loss, the benefits of stay-at-work/return-to-work policies for state and local governments and their constituents, and state and local policies that could help workers keep their jobs after an injury or illness.
Our panel of speakers will discuss and request your feedback on the following topics:

- The reasons behind avoidable work disability and job loss
- The benefits of stay-at-work/return-to-work policies for state and local governments and their constituents
- State and local policies that could help workers keep their jobs after an injury or illness



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