If you are like most organizations, at least one third of your injuries involve soft tissues. To address the fundamental issues, you need to change the expectations around posture and movement habits. You likely don’t have much information available to employees except “how to lift properly”. Here at MoveSafe® we see the issue as something more fundamental - the posture and movement patterns we develop from every movement we make.
If you can help your employees understand how to practice healthier movement throughout the day, they will increase their physical resilience and better handle the physical demands of work. Our clients tell us that our training is great for employee engagement and our content teaches employees the ‘Why’ behind the need to change their habits. With our help, you can transform your organization’s approach to soft tissue injuries and create a durable program that can improve employee’s well being and reduce injuries.
To prevent soft tissue injuries, the underlying injury risks need to be addressed. Regardless of the nature of the work performed, soft tissue injury risk can be broadly categorized into 3 areas: