Archives of Safety

Why does your back hurt?

Do you have back pain, have been to see the GP and been diagnosed with disc degeneration or arthritis? Or has an employee currently at home resting due to a back strain or a disc bulge? Sounds familiar right? Well the research is clear, its time to get back on the horse and develop some […]

Employers opportunity 3/3 – The use of incentives

Understanding why people don’t seek better health. This is part 3 of 3 entries in which we raise questions and look at solutions for every day health mysteries such as why we choose to eat a chocolate bar, not get up early to exercise, not go to the Doctors and generally make poor decisions when […]

The Injury Symposium

Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD) symposium 2017 Safe & Healthy talking to industry leaders at MSD symposium. In 2017, Workcover data showed us that 47% of claims were MSD in origin, thats why prevention is the key! At Safe & Healthy prevention also encompasses strategies to manage an injury to ensure we reduce common law claims. Only […]

New website and new offerings

Welcome to the new Safe & Healthy website! After a recent trip to The States to see how they improve the health and well-being of their employees we are making a change. After 6 years of helping numerous companies with their RTW strategies we are adding Wellness to our packages. Our industry proven results speak for […]

PPE…Whats the cost?

Combining our health knowledge and recent literature Safe and Healthy  look at the cost of using a Respirator mask to protect the worker from airborne contaminants. We know that when users are required to wear a mask they cannot perform work as long or as hard while wearing the mask. But WHY?? Using a mask […]