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How to prevent manual handling injuries in the workplace

Did you know that musculoskeletal disorders account for around a third of work-related injuries? In 2021 it was estimated that 40,000 construction workers suffered from musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) which includes injuries, aches, pains and discomfort in joints, muscles and bones. With these stats in mind, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have been visiting construction […]