An article on EU-OSHA’s OSHwiki focuses on how return-to-work strategies can help prevent musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) from causing disabilities, sick leave and early retirement. But what is needed for these strategies to be successful? Good cooperation between the employer, the worker and other stakeholders is essential. The article also highlights that the training of supervisors, early contact with workers on sick leave and modified work are instrumental to successful return to work.
Want to know more? Check out the OSHwiki article