What Are the Benefits of Physical Abilities Testing (PAT) to Employers?
The purpose of a physical abilities test (PAT) is to:
- Identify problems before they occur
- Reduced turnover by matching employee capabilities with job demands
- Decreased injury risk to lowered the incidence of job-related injuries and worker’s compensation claims
- Improve productivity by keeping trained and successful workers on the job
- Decrease cost to employers by minimizing time lost to injuries, costs of rehiring, and training new employees
- Improve employee morale by maintaining continuity of staffing
- Build enduring business relationships with clients and customers by being able to consistently meet deadlines, expectations, and maintain competitive pricing for services
- Increased profit margin
Physical Abilities Testing (PAT) Provides Significant Monetary Benefits to Employers
Each year, more companies are using PAT and POET, as the benefits have become well-known:
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