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Document ID (ISN)110079
CIS number 09-1015
ISSN - Serial title 1076-2752 - Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Taitel M.S., Haufle V., Heck D., Loeppke R., Fetterolf D.
Title Incentives and other factors associated with employee participation in health risk assessments
Bibliographic information Aug 2008, Vol.50, No.8, p.863-872. Illus. 36 ref.
Abstract The objectives of this cross-sectional study were to investigate factors associated with employee participation rates in health risk assessments. Data from 124 employers with 882,275 employees who completed 344,825 health and productivity assessments were evaluated using multiple regression analyses. Key predictors of participation included incentive values, communications, organizational commitment and company size.
Descriptors (primary) hazard evaluation; workers' participation; epidemiologic study
Descriptors (secondary) safety incentives; information dissemination; USA; information of personnel; motivation; cross-sectional study; statistical evaluation; industrial organization
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Workers' participation