Work related upper limb disorders eNote
Work related upper limb disorders (WRULDs) cause significant issues for working people. This eNote raises awareness amongst union members of the risks and impact of WRULDs . Although chiefly aimed at health professionals, the eNote provides a wealth of advice and information on WRULDs that many union reps will find invaluable.
This eNote will:
- explain what a WRULD and what types of disorders can occur
- describe the signs, symptoms and causes of WRULDs
- identify strategies that employees, employers and union reps can put into place to minimise the risk of WRULDs.