Bangor, ME (WorkersCompensation.com) – While logging accidents are down thanks to mechanization, a coming study hopes to find out if there are more illnesses in loggers due to the job’s increasingly sedentary nature.
Erika Scott, a researcher with the Northeast Center for Occupational Health and Safety in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, or NEC, will conduct a 5-year study to look at health and safety issues among Maine loggers.
Her interest in occupational safety stems from her ...
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