A lot of employers use in-house video cameras and surveillance devices to monitor employees and customers. This is not only for workers compensation issues but also liability issues. Customer injuries are another facet of risk management. It is important to properly document, record, and use surveillance for even minor injuries. They can also deter criminal activity.
Author Rebecca Shafer, JD, President of Amaxx Risk Solutions, Inc. is a national expert in the field of workers compensation. She is a writer, speaker, and website publisher. Her expertise is working with employers to reduce workers compensation costs, and her clients include airlines, healthcare, printing, publishing, pharmaceuticals, retail, hospitality, and manufacturing. See www.LowerWC.com for more information. Contact: RShafer@ReduceYourWorkersComp.com.