Work Item
ASTM WK80659

New Practice for Reporting methods for ongoing monitoring for RTW workers

1. Scope

The development and maintenance of standards for exoskeletons and exosuits. The Committee will encourage research in this field and sponsor symposia, workshops, and publications to facilitate the development of such standards. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM technical committees and organizations having mutual or related interests.


Return to work; physician limit; job analysis


There is a need for objective data and methods to monitor progress of injured worker as well as to guaranteeing that they stay under limits prescribed by physicians.
The data will be used by employers, insurers as well as physicians.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F48.02

Committee: F48

Staff Manager: Nora Nimmerichter

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 01-24-2022

Technical Contact: Venkat Venkata subramanian

Item: 000