What is a Transitional Work Program?
Transitional Work Program (TWP) is a comprehensive and progressive program that includes a written return-to-work policy and job analyses developed to assist employers in providing suitable accommodations for injured employees who have been released to work with restrictions following an injury.
How can Matrix help?
Matrix Vocational Solutions utilizes experienced, accredited TWP developers to create a custom designed program to fit your specific business needs. In addition, we provide necessary training so your management staff know how to successfully implement the program during the recovery phase of an injury.
Features of a Transitional Work Program
· Analysis of the employee’s job tasks
· Labor-management collaboration
· Return-to-work policy development
· Employee education
· Identification of community resources
Benefits of a Transitional Work Program:
Improve safety programs
Offer a smoother transition back to work
Reduce the need to retrain and/or hire temporary or new employees