Home » Estimated yearly costs to American employers for missed work time related to osteoarthritis Estimated yearly costs to American employers for missed work time related to osteoarthritis March 18, 2010 No Comments Reprints Estimated yearly costs to American employers for missed work time related to osteoarthritis Related Articles Serious work-related injuries and illnesses cost U.S. employers more than $1 billion a week: report Worker study reveals high cost of osteoarthritis Obesity-related work absences cost billions: study Leading cause of injury-related employer costs? Overexertion, report says ILO: Global cost of work-related injuries and deaths totals almost $3 trillion Post a comment to this article Safety+Health welcomes comments that promote respectful dialogue. Please stay on topic. Comments that contain personal attacks, profanity or abusive language – or those aggressively promoting products or services – will be removed. We reserve the right to determine which comments violate our comment policy. (Anonymous comments are welcome; merely skip the “name” field in the comment box. An email address is required but will not be included with your comment.) Name Email (will not be displayed)* Title Comment* Please Enter Your Comment Report Abusive Comment Thank you for helping us to improve our forums. Is this comment offensive? Please tell us why.