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RETAIN Kentucky Helps Injured Workers Remain at or Return to Their Jobs

When people leave the labor force because they become sick or have an injury, it can be detrimental—for them, their families, employers and the economy. An individual’s quality of life can be negatively impacted by health conditions and financial problems. Employers incur unexpected expenses due to the loss of a valuable employee; and governments at all levels face reductions in the tax base, costly payouts of disability benefits and decreased economic activity. Continue reading