Product Description: The most common work-related injuries among firefighters are musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). Understanding the frequency and severity of firefighter MSDs is more important with recent changes to California workers' compensation...read more
Product Description: Police officers, firefighters, and other public safety workers face exceptionally high rates of injury and fatality relative to the general workforce. This document provides an analysis of the risk factors associated with different aspects of public safety occupations, to help policymakers in their efforts to improve the health and safety of these employees...read more
9780833046215 | Rand Corp, December 1, 2008, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Police officers, firefighters, and other public safety workers face exceptionally high rates of injury and fatality relative to the general workforce.
Product Description: Are older drivers posing increasing risk to the public? If so, what public policies might mitigate that risk? Older drivers (those 65 and older) are slightly likelier than drivers aged 25 to 64 to cause an accident, but drivers aged 18 to 24 are nearly three times likelier than older drivers to do so...read more
9780833041944, titled "Regulating Older Drivers: Are New Policies Needed?" | Rand Corp, August 15, 2007, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Are older drivers posing increasing risk to the public?
Product Description: As the U.S. population ages, so will the population of licensed drivers. Policymakers are concerned that this will lead to increases in traffic accidents and, consequently, injury to property and person. This report investigates how this aging will likely affect traffic safety.
9780833038135 | Rand Corp, August 31, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Systemically evaluates the California permanent disability ratings system used prior to the state's recent worker's compensation.