Repetitive strain injury (RSI), also called work-related upper limb disorder (WRULD), is a general term used to describe the pain caused to muscles, nerves and tendons by repetitive movement and overuse. The condition mostly affects parts of the upper body, such as the forearm, elbow, wrist, hands, neck and shoulders.
Archive for February, 2011
During the process of providing effective health and safety management for businesses, there is always a balancing act where the health and safety measure is cost affective, but the amount of Management time spent administering the policy or initiative, results in it not being reasonable to implemement.
Global Access/Local Control
With the Difficult financial conditions that we are all experiencing, budgets are being cut and services restricted. In such environments it is common to cut back on services that benifit staff safety, Initiatives are paused or postponed and finance is redirected to other areas of the business.