Employ Health Blog

Management of musculoskeletal injuries: What is best practice?

Ryan Tiernan Ryan Tiernan 27 January, 2020

Musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions form the majority of workers’ compensation costs in Australia. For most businesses that have manual job roles, musculoskeletal conditions such as shoulder and back strains are common place, and will form the[…]

The Two Most Common Post Christmas Injuries - and how to prevent them.

Ryan Tiernan Ryan Tiernan 16 January, 2020

Every year post of the Christmas holidays we see a spike in a range of different conditions. In many cases they can be attributed to one thing – rest.  My colleague Russell Dalton has previously discussed the important role of ‘loading’ to keep the[…]

What does Goldilocks have to teach the Workplace Health space?

Zac Lowth 15 January, 2020

We all know the story of Goldilocks and the three bears. Goldilocks lets herself into the home of the three bears and tries out the porridge, chairs and beds. Some are too hard, hot and large, whilst some are too soft, cold and small – though in[…]