Posted by Aaron Keegan on 04-Nov-2016 14:56:13
How much does back pain cost your company?
Despite all the talk about stress, the number one cause for absence from work is musculoskeletal disorders. Back pain is the most common complaint within this group.
According to Fit for Work Europe, in their 2009 study on Ireland:
The risk of suffering a back injury is not just down to properly lifting heavy loads. There are many factors that are increasing the incidence of back pain and lost workdays:
This will not only improve their wellbeing but should also reduce absence, improve productivity and help you manage presenteeism.
Why not ask your colleagues to take our Back Challenge?
Will they be able to practice good back habits for 22 days during May? The prize could be a lifetime free of back pain and ache.
Download our challenge and tips for free - click on the image below: