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Occupational Medicine

Work Injury Prevention

The premise behind all of our Occupational Medicine programs is to prevent injuries before they occur.  Not only are they predictable, they are preventable. 

All of the programs that we offer are on-site, customizable and job specific to each individual company.  The services offered through our Occupational Medicine Division are as follows:

  • Ergonomic investigations/ analysis
  • Safety and ergonomic intervention
  • On-site job coaching
  • Injury risk assessments
  • Proper body mechanics education
  • Job description development
  • Job placement
  • Proactive fitness testing and wellness education 


Benefits

For over a decade, OSTI has been providing occupational medicine programs to companies throughout Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin.  Through the implementation of various work injury prevention programs, our industrial clients have been able to:

  • Prevent injuries and/or the possibility of re-injury
  • Reduce OSHA recordables
  • Reduce Workers’ Compensation costs
  • Reduce safety and accident insurance costs
  • Reduce injury rate deduction
  • Create a safer work environment
  • Improve employee morale
  • Reduce employee turnover
  • Produce and develop a healthier employee
  • Reduce DART rate


The Investment

The cost necessary to start up a work injury prevention program varies from organization to organization. All of the programs offered are customizeable and based on the needs of your organization.

Most of our industrial clients have been able to document a return on investment within the first year of implementing injury prevention programs. For information regarding pricing, please contact your local OSTI clinic for more details.

 

Testimonials:

“Randy Wright and his team at Orthopedic and Sports Therapy Institute has been a great addition to Android Industries. They have positively changed our safety culture and working habits.”                    {Android Industries- Belvidere}

“Since starting work injury prevention programs, the results that we have seen from Randy’s job coaching and one on one visits have been extremely helpful in making employees’ jobs pain free. We have experienced half of the recordable injuries that we had last year.”
{Danfoss Power Electronics- Loves Park}

"Orthopedic and Sports Therapy Institute started their work injury prevention program at our facility and we have seen a dramatic decrease in our Incident and DART rates (50% decrease in incident rate). The program has helped prevent injuries through job coaching, early intervention and ergonomic analysis." {Automotive Sector Company Client}



For more information regarding OSTI’s Occupational Medicine division, please contact our Director of Occupational Medicine, Randy Wright, MS, ATC/L at (815) 222-1596.