Backworks - a leaflet for employers and workers in business

Date published: 04 April 2006


Back disorders are the commonest form of ill health at work. Tackling back pain effectively requires good management and a partnership approach, in which employers, workers and others have roles to play.

This leaflet is for employers, managers and workers, safety representatives and those responsible for health and safety. It tells you how to develop the right arrangements to manage back pain.