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MEMIC Safety Management Expert on the Growth of Workplace Ergonomics, Workers’ Comp
Karl Siegfried, Senior Vice President of Loss Control & Safety Services at Portland, Maine-headquartered MEMIC Group discusses the safety management team that is in place at MEMIC and the ways in which it seeks to benefit agents, brokers and customers through safety management training services and advice for best safety practices.
Siegfried states that it is important for businesses to maintain a proactive approach to injury prevention and develop a plan for combatting the effects of an aging workforce. He also spoke with Insurance Journal about some of the biggest trends in workplace ergonomics, the evolving role of workers’ compensation particularly as it relates to the ongoing opioid crisis that has hit New England especially hard, and how he sees the typical office environment transforming in the future.