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Did you know that if back pain makes a person miss four to twelve weeks of work, that person will have a 40% chance of missing work for the next year? Research suggests that occupational low back pain is a … Continue reading

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1. Assess the Load & Plan the Lift. Decide where and how you are going to move it. Is there a clear path to your destination and a suitable place to put the load down? By first assessing the situation, … Continue reading

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Ergonomics There is a wide range of seating types and designs on the market which is promoted as being ‘ergonomic’: The philosophy of ergonomics is to design the work environment to suit the worker. Seating is only one aspect to … Continue reading

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