Are you hiring your next injury? - CPHR NL

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Are you hiring your next injury?

April 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

$35 – $45



Are you hiring your next injury?
Rescheduled for Monday, April 10, 2017

**Previously scheduled for Friday, March 31, 2017 (postponed due to weather)

**Important Notice: CPHR NL requires advance payment for all events by the registration deadline date.

Dear  Members,
Employers face several challenges in today’s marketplace when it comes to hiring the right employee who can be both safe and productive in completing job demands.  Musculoskeletal injuries are the leading cause of workers either being absent from work or needing job modification.  The fact that new employees have a higher injury risk while older workers are simply wearing out, means that it is increasingly more challenging for employers to figure out if they are hiring their next injury claim.  Adding to the safety concern is that employees may use prescription drugs or marijuana to control pain symptoms and in safety sensitive work this is particularly concerning.
Many employers worry that evaluating potential employees will put them at risk of violating Human Rights legislation but what is the cost of the not knowing?  Come learn about the strategies that are available to mitigate some of these concerns.
This event is worth 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours

Event Details
Date:         Monday, April 10, 2017
Location:  Holiday Inn – 180 Portugal Cove Road, St. John’s NL
Time:        Networking – noon until 12:30 pm
Lunch:      12:30 pm, presentation to follow
Price:        Member: $35 
                  Non-member: $45  
Registration deadline: Thursday, April 6, 2017
*Note: A hot, plated lunch will be provided.  Please email [email protected] with any meal/dietary requirements.

Presenter Bio
Sharon Horan is the President and Founder of FIT For Work, a comprehensive interdisciplinary firm that provides a vast array of employment services including employment medicals, functional testing, drug and alcohol program monitoring and disability management.  Sharon presents educational sessions regularly to a variety of educational events, conferences and corporate customer training sessions.


April 10, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
$35 – $45


Holiday Inn – 180 Portugal Cove Road
180 Portugal Cove Road
St. John's, Newfoundland Canada

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