Developing a fall prevention websiteMay 28, 2015For Vicki Kaskutas, OTD ’08, MHS, OTR/L, FAOTA, improving worker health and safety through the study and prevention of occupational risk factors for injury and illness has been the focus of her research for the past ten years.
Developing a Fall Prevention Website for Residential ConstructionOct 10, 2014
A research team at Washington University School of Medicine led by Vicki Kaskutas, OTD, MHS, OTR/L, FAOTA, have just released a new website that demonstrates 148 fall prevention devices that can be used to protect residential construction workers when working at heights.
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