ErgoScience News

Physical Abilities Testing causes legal problems? Overruled!

Posted by ErgoScience
Mar 15, 2017 2:06:57 PM

When it comes to pre-hire physical abilities testing (PAT), it appears the legality of the PAT is one of the top concerns and can sometimes be a perceived barrier to implementation.

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Deborah Lechner presenting upcoming American Society of Safety Engineers live webinar

Posted by ErgoScience
Feb 8, 2017 9:55:30 AM

ErgoScience President Deborah Lechner will present a live webinar entitled "Pre-Hire/Post-Offer Physical Abilities Testing: A Risk Management Strategy for Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries" on February 15, 2017 at 12 p.m. ET/11 a.m. CT, via the American Society of Safety Engineers’ Learn@ASSE professional development offerings.

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ErgoScience highlights the importance of pre-employment testing on the cover of EHS Today

Posted by ErgoScience
Sep 6, 2016 1:00:00 PM

There are countless benefits to those who utilize pre-employment testing to identify and hire candidates who are capable of carrying out physically demanding jobs. From injury prevention, to cost savings, and even creating a longer lasting workforce, there is a lot to be said for employing a pre-hire screen prior to employing a new applicant.

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