Work-related musculoskeletal disorders
- The rate of self reported work-related musculoskeletal disorders has shown a generally downward trend.
- Working days lost per worker showed a generally downward trend up to around 2010/11; since then the rate has remained broadly flat
- Manual handling,awkward or tiring positions and keyboard work or repetitive action are estimated to be the main causes of work-related musculoskeletal disorders
Stats from: www.hse.gov.uk/statistics/causdis/musculoskeletal/