MUUV Well: An Injury Prevention Program

Spoiler alert:  we are going to talk about ourselves in this post.  We are not trying to brag, or be too “salesy,” we just want to introduce this awesome program to you!  We are very excited about what we are doing to create healthy workforces and eliminate musculoskeletal injuries in a unique and personalized approach. …

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What is an Injury Prevention Specialist? How can they Impact my Company?

If your company is experiencing high rates of work related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs) and you are in a position to combat such occurrences, you have probably been head-down on your desk at some point, wondering what the solution is. Additionally, your manager is constantly putting pressure on you to come up with a solution, but …

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Physical Demands Testing: What is it? How do I Implement?

In last weeks post, I discussed the importance of a Physical Demands Analysis (PDA).  In that discussion, I briefly touched on the importance of having an updated/validated PDA in place in order to perform a post-offer physical demands test (referred to by us as a physical demands test, or PDT). This may have left some …

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Physical Demands Analysis (PDA): Why this is Crucial

Look at your company job descriptions.  Once you pull it up, scroll all the way to the bottom.  Most often, this is the section is where you find a brief descriptor about “physical demands.”  Usually, this section has a blanket statement that says something like “must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.”  Occasionally, …

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