Physio Med, Case study
23 Aug 2016
Early interventions to reduce musculoskeletal conditions can save thousands of working days. A Case study.
Mark Fletcher, Clinical director, Physio Med
22 Dec 2015
Employers should make their employees aware of exercises they can do to safeguard against MSDs, argues Physio Med's Mark Fletcher.
Thomas Winski, Joanne Crawford
06 Aug 2015
Some of the health risks associated with the use of technology can be addressed by existing legislation, but a range of new hand-held devices bring challenges we need to start debating.
03 Aug 2015
A friend who recently moved house opted to support a small local family-run removal company.
10 Jul 2015
As homes cannot be regularly monitored, health and safety can become a challenge if a large number of employees are agile working, but assess
05 Jun 2015
Two experts discuss the prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in the workplace and the importance of ergonomics.
Professor Stephen Bevan
18 Nov 2014
The UK loses 31m working days a year to MSDs. They may have a lower profile than stress, but the same impact. Investing in reducing their impact could provide substantial payback.
29 May 2014
In Britain, injuries and work absences due manual handling activities are still prevalent and the costs too high.
04 Jun 2013
It is vital for employers to provide adequate training on safe manual handling at work, argues Ian Hollingworth from the Electrical Contractors’ Insurance Company.