Warning: Shocking MSD statistics laid bare

If you’re looking to get manual handling taken seriously in your organisation it’s true that the statistics speak for themselves.

However,  if you want to change behaviour you need to make these statistics meaningful – and that’s exactly where this new thought-provoking infographic comes in…

With half a million cases last year, and the loss of 7.5 million working days, MSDs are the single biggest cause of workplace injury in the UK. These shocking statistics are put into perspective here:

This manual handling statistics infographic outlines the scale of manual handling injuries especially relating to MSD's
Manual Handling Injuries Statistics Infographic

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