Predicting Workers' Compensation Claims and On-the-Job Injuries Using Four Psychological Measures

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This study assessed the predictive validity of four independent factors (Rotter Locus of Control Scale, Safety Locus of Control, Organizational Attribution Style Questionnaire, and Rosenburg Self-Esteem Scale) in the establishment of a measure of safety consciousness in predicting on-the-job injuries and the filing of workers' compensation claims. A 125-item questionnaire was designed and administered to assess participants' disposition on each of the four psychological dimensions, demographic data and on-the-job injury information.

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Fore, Todd A. August 1998.

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This study assessed the predictive validity of four independent factors (Rotter Locus of Control Scale, Safety Locus of Control, Organizational Attribution Style Questionnaire, and Rosenburg Self-Esteem Scale) in the establishment of a measure of safety consciousness in predicting on-the-job injuries and the filing of workers' compensation claims. A 125-item questionnaire was designed and administered to assess participants' disposition on each of the four psychological dimensions, demographic data and on-the-job injury information.

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Fore, Todd A. Predicting Workers' Compensation Claims and On-the-Job Injuries Using Four Psychological Measures, dissertation, August 1998; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc278884/: accessed April 26, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .