Preventing Musculoskeletal Injury in the Workplace
Musculoskeletal injuries (MSI) are the most common form of work-related injury in BC, accounting for approximately 35 per cent of all workplace injuries in our province. If your workers are experiencing injuries from overexertion and performing repetitive tasks, the likely culprit is MSI.
Do you know how to recognize MSI and how to prevent it from occurring? Join us for this FREE e-course and learn what a musculoskeletal injury is, how to identify the symptoms, and how they can be prevented. Upon completion, you’ll be empowered to build a workplace where employees feel safe, healthy and supported.
What Will I Learn?
Explain the impact of MSI in the workplace
Identify the signs and symptoms of MSI
List the steps in preventing MSI
Identify factors that place workers at risk for MSI
Describe how control measures can reduce the risk of MSI
Investigate injuries and signs or symptoms of MSI
Who is this course for?
- Small business owners/employers
- Small business managers/supervisors
- Small business employees
Course Duration: ~1h