Physical Disability

This can cover a wide range of musculoskeletal dysfunction affecting health; effects can be short or long term. Physical disabilities can be from birth or can be acquired in adult life through accident, injury and medical complications.

The most common physical disabilities in the workplace are:

  •     Lower back pain  
  •     Arthritis
  •     Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)
  •     Visual Impairment
  •     Hearing Impairment
  •     Mobility