Analysis of workers' compensation disabling claims in Oregon's seafood preparation and packaging industry, 2007-2013.

BACKGROUND Few occupational health and safety studies have focused on the US seafood preparation and packaging industry, and none on Oregon's seafood industry. METHODS Oregon workers' compensation (WC) disabling claims data were analyzed. Oregon Employment Department and US Census Bureau data were used as denominators for rates. RESULTS During 2007-2013… (More)