16-19 May 2019 Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Sprain and strain injury prevention: for safety and productivity in the supply chain

Sprain and strain injury graphic
Thursday 16/5 11:40 am - 12:10 pm
Event Type: Seminar/keynote presentation

Workers in the road freight industry are nearly three times as likely to be injured compared to the all industries average.

The majority of workers compensation claims are associated with non-driving tasks and involve manual tasks performed on and around trucks, with an average cost of $19,000 per claim.

This session will cover the common issues causing harm to workers while providing some practical tips and resources that could be used by employers to manage their work related risks.

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