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Katherine Lippel: talks workers' compensation systems

Scott Sanderson

Professor Katherine Lippel presents: Workers' compensation design: how rules and practices may promote or undermine successful return to work

Research shows that an early return to work (RTW) is crucial to a successful RTW. In 2011, in a seminar presented by the Institute for Safety, Compensation and Recovery Research (ISCRR), Professor Katherine Lippel of Ottawa University explained how an injured worker's ability to make a successful return is influenced by the system regulating that process. Drawing on her knowledge of different systems operating around the world, Profess...

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