“Workers are spending more time on computers and, as a result, the percentage of office workers with musculoskeletal issues is increasing, according to an ergonomics evaluation study conducted by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries.”
Did you know?
§ - 53 % of workers reported hand/wrist pain, up from 11 percent in 2009.
§ - 29 % reported missing work due to lower back issues. And,
§ - 25 % missed work due to shoulder issues.
The result comes in the form of eyestrain, back pain, and neck and shoulder pain.
In this FREE course, The
Pain of Work: Setting Yourself Free, we focus on the four pain
zones of the body that computer workers are most susceptible to: The
Head Zone, the Neck and Shoulders
Zone, the Back and Legs Zone, and
the Tummy Zone.
You will learn how to Break,
Back Up, Look Away, and Walk Away,
to improve your health at work with the module activities, and practice desk exercises
to relieve the pain alongside the module videos. There will also be a plethora of
downloadable worksheets and resources at your disposal.
Managers with direct reports will learn how to create a plan
for employees to help them eliminate their Pain in the Workplace. The end
result: Decreased Disability claims, reduced absences, and even increased productivity.
It should take you approximately 45 minutes to get through
this course, including a 10-question assessment at the end, which you will need
to pass with a score of 80% or higher, to receive your completion certificate.
Click below to register.