Therapy Works is the leading provider of vocational rehabilitation services and preventative initiatives to businesses throughout the Taranaki and Wanganui region.

Injury Prevention Education

All injuries have causes. They do not simply come about by fate or bad luck! It is a generally accepted statistic that over 90% of injuries are due to human factors. Prevention being better than cure....

Cumulative factors need to be considered.

Improving and maintaining positive safety awareness and attitudes is the key to limiting accidents within the workplace. Programmes can be tailor made to meet specific needs of each organisation and to assist with identifying risk factors and minimise injury occurrence.

Education regarding:

  • Posture / Movement awareness
  • Back care
  • Moving & Handling
  • Stress and fatigue
  • Relaxation
  • Occupational Overuse Syndrome (OOS) prevention and prevention of manual handling injuries