The Structural Engineer > Archive > Volume 92 (2014) > Issues > Issue 2 > Managing Health and Safety Risks (No. 24): Musculoskeletal injuries
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Managing Health and Safety Risks (No. 24): Musculoskeletal injuries

Between 55,000 and 70,000 construction workers are believed to incur musculoskeletal injuries each year in the UK. These cover back and upper/lower limb disorders. This short article provides some basic advice for safer manual handling.

Author(s): The Institution of Structural Engineers' Health and Safety Panel