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Absence, health, and productivity

The world of workers' compensation, return-to-work, disability and absence management is constantly evolving. Zurich's absence, health and productivity team provides our customers with the expertise, resources and services to help them address their total cost of risk.

Patrick Clarke, Technical Director, Worker Health and Absence Management
Companies today need to proactively focus on keeping their workforce productive and their disability workers' compensation costs down. Zurich's Absence, health and productivity services help customers do this. 

Why Zurich? 

Zurich's Risk Engineering/AHP consultants and Claims professionals work together to identify and address trends leading to loss. We can recommend ways to help you manage your prevention programs, injury management efforts, and post-claim/return-to-work processes to mitigate overall risk - information your health insurer would never know.


Absence, health and productivity products

One of the most comprehensive programs includes:

Preparation: Building a strong program

Services include:

  • ADA Consulting Services
  • Applied ergonomics training course
  • Ergonomic assessments services
  • Ergonomic safety program
  • Ergonomic training services
  • eZ Transition®
  • Office ergonomic services
  • Physical job demands development
  • Pre-hire / post-offer services
  • RTW industry best practice assessment
  • RTW program development
  • Stretch & Flex / wellness programs
  • Temporary transitional assignment identification

Prevention: Reducing injuries and illnesses 

  • Aging workforce strategies 
  • Construction ergonomics 
  • Facility design ergonomic reviews 
  • Seminars / Training 
  • Stretching program 
  • Transportation ergonomics 
  • Warehouse ergonomics 
  • Workplace wellness

Assimilation: Helping employees get back on the job

  • Alternative work services
  • Individual case services
  • Provider panel program
  • RTW coordination services

eZ Transition®

eZ Transition® is an online tool that enables you to build your organization’s return-to-work policies and procedures, job description profiles, temporary transitional work assignments and return-to-work (RTW) training materials using a variety of resources.

Our team of highly experienced RTW specialists assists you one-on-one to make sure the absence, health and productivity products and services we offer your company fit your needs and culture.

Questions? We have answers.

Contact us at 800-982-5964
or e-mail us at absencemanagement@zurichna.com

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