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Workers’ Compensation Training Offered in February

By: Kathleen Tuck   Published 4:18 pm / January 19, 2011

To assist your department in continuing to improve workplace safety and to continue the university’s overall positive trend toward reducing workplace injuries, Boise State Risk Management & Insurance is again offering workers’ compensation safety training conducted by the Idaho State Insurance Fund, Division of Risk Management.

The workshops are free. Register online at http://cedar.boisestate.edu/hrs/workshops/login.asp or e-mail HREmployeeLandD@boisestate.edu.

Workers’ Compensation Training (New Supervisor/Manager)
When: 8 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Feb. 1
Where: Student Union Jordan A Ballroom

This session is required for newly hired or promoted supervisors and managers or those who have not previously attended this training. Session topics will include an overview of workers’ compensation, how to conduct loss prevention activities, identification and control of hazards in the workplace, accident investigation, documentation and communication of accidents, keeping appropriate records, and suggestions for employee safety training.

Workers’ Compensation Training (Supervisor/Manager Refresher Training)
When: 10:30 a.m.-noon Thursday, Feb. 10
Where: Student Union Trueblood Room

Intended as a review for supervisors and managers who have attended previous training sessions, this shortened refresher session will focus more specifically on the Boise State work force, environment, loss/claims performance, and best practice Q&A discussion.

Workers’ Compensation Training (Supervisor/Manager Refresher Training)
When: 1:30-3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10
Where: Student Union Trueblood Room

Intended as a review for supervisors and managers who have attended previous training sessions, this shortened refresher session will focus more specifically on the Boise State work force, environment, loss/claims performance, and best practice Q&A discussion.