TOP TEN OCCUPATIONAL HAZARDS THAT CAN CAUSE BACK PAIN

Apparently, sleeping policeman can be one of the worst culprits so driving can be quite high on the list.

People in the construction industry due to all the lifting of heavy goods.

Cooks as they have to lift heavy pans of vegetables.

Cleaners as they have to bend and stretch so much.

Joiners as there are heavy objects to lift and awkward positions to work in.

Store check out personnel as work requires workers to stand in one place for a long time.

Extensive driving, particularly in the haulage business.

Construction workers personnel who climb ladders or work on scaffolds are at risk for falling.

Nursing home workers, including nurses as transferring a patient between their bed, bathtub, and toilet requires lifting, carrying, holding, pulling, pushing, and turning.

Dentists and Surgeons as both professions require prolonged standing, stooping, bending, and awkward body positioning.

 

 

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