Many health care staff complain about the discomfort they experience when working at or near floor levels especially when working in client’s homes.
The aim of this leaflet is to provide the reader with information to help them take steps to reduce the risks. In particular:
- Identify which symptoms they may experience that might indicate the need for change
- Understand what equipment might help to reduce the risks
- Understand what other strategies might help to reduce the risks
This leaflet and will be of interest to a range of healthcare and social care staff.