RSI Forced Me to Change Jobs: Case Study

With all the safeguards that are usually in place in offices these days to avoid workplace injuries and accidents, it’s quite surprising that there are still so many people diagnosed with musculo-skeletal disorders (MSD) like Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI). It’s difficult to get an exact figure for the number of people who have been diagnosed […]

How to Avoid MSD’s at Work

Musculoskeletal disorders or MSDs are the biggest health and safety risk for workers in the UK with more than a million cases reported each year. Figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) show that MSDs and related injuries cost society more than £5.7 billion. The term MSD covers a range of injuries including Back […]

What if Work Makes You Ill?

Nobody should let their job adversely affect their health, but it’s a sad fact that in Britain many people are still becoming ill because of their work. Work-related illnesses like stress, Back Pain, depression and RSI are all too common nowadays, adding to the more serious long-term conditions like asbestosis which can cause death. According […]