HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE
Musculoskeletal disorders cost the UK an estimated £7 billion a year...
But how does that impact your business? Take a look at the numbers below based on research conducted by Public Health England.
The scale of the problem for employers
1 in 8 of the working population report having a MSK injury
23% of all working days lost are attributable to MSK
Employment rate for people who report MSK as their main health condition is 59.7%
33% of long-term sickness absence is attributed to MSK in England
MSK disorders cost the UK an estimated £7 billion a year
The scale of the problem for employees
1 in 5 (20%) of people are worried they won't be fit enough to continue working in the next year
A third of people (33%) with a longterm condition felt their colleagues don't understand the impact of their condition
Over 1 in 7 (15%) wouldn't disclose a long-term health condition such as arthritis or recurrent joint pain to their employer
39% don't feel confident discussing their workplace health with their employer
BUT MSK problems are manageable and can be prevented...
A picture says a thousand words and a video, quite a few more. Take a moment to watch our short video documentary based around the services City Healthcare Solutions provides.
City Healthcare Solutions is a growing service within London and surrounding areas. We provide essential care to employees within the workplace. A 30-minute session of care returns great employee productivity and employee retention.