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Occupational Health


TARGET GROUP
This program can be attended by all employees in an organization, right from top management to employees across.
 
FACTS ON HEALTH ISSUES
- Studies showed that back pain/other musculoskeletal disorders is the 2nd most frequent reason for visits to physician, 3rd most common cause of surgical procedure and 5th ranking cause for admission
- More and more organizations are seeking early intervention care to minimize the overall healthcare cost. This is achieved through awareness, early diagnosis and timely medical intervention. Back problem and other musculoskeletal problem are the most common reasons for medical leave.

OBJECTIVES
- To enhance organizational productivity by proactively identifying and preventing musculoskeletal injuries at workplace.
- To provide the legislative framework to secure the safety, health and welfare among all Malaysian workforce and protect others against risk to safety or health in connection with the activities of persons.

TRAINING PROGRAMME OUTLINE
(Comply with Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) requirements)
- To secure the safety, health and welfare of persons at work against risks to safety or health arising out of the activities of persons at work
- To protect person at place of work other than persons at work against risks to safety or health arising out of the activities of persons at work
- To promote an occupational environment for persons at work which is adapted to their physiological and psychological needs
- To determine, describe and practice safe and healthy working conditions and procedures as well as proper posture and basic understanding of biomechanics of movement at work

TRAINING METHODS
Lectures
Audio Visuals (AV)
Demonstration and Practical Exercise
EMG Back Screening (Back Evaluation on back muscle condition)

BENEFITS OF THIS PROGRAMME
Complies with the Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) requirements.
Better understanding of proper exercise technique (stretching and strengthening) according to individual need.
Creating awareness of proper back care which will reduce absenteeism and increase productivity at work place
Cultivate wellness and healthy lifestyle on individuals
Increase workforce productivity in organizations

For more information kindly contact DBC HQ