Indoor pollution and low humidity is an ever-present threat in most office buildings where workers daily come into contact with toxic fumes from furniture, carpets, cleaning products, computers, printers and photocopiers, to name a few.
Over three quarters of South African employees indicate that they have been on the receiving end of victimising behaviour at work.
Is your workplace a safe, comfortable and productive area or a pain in the neck? Do you often experience back and neck pain, burning eyes and sore wrists? Exposure to adverse working conditions may be the cause of the aforementioned health problems but, fortunately, there is a solution − and it is called ergonomics.