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The Opioid Epidemic & Workplace Injury Prevention
According to Consumer Reports over 50% of Americans are taking prescription medication in this ...
January 22nd, 2018 Read More
Summer Time and Correct Lifting
It is summertime, a time when outdoor activity increases significantly. It is the season for bar...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Roof Top Exposure
Looking out the office window I spied a team of roofers stripping a damaged roof, repairing it and r...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Wrist Pain? Some Solutions are at hand!
Custodial/janitorial personnel experience a lot of material handling and repetitive activities daily...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
It's Spring Time
It is that time of year when the veil of winter gives way to sunshine and the growing season.Digging...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Backsafe Driving Are We There Yet?
Summer is just around the corner and of course that means many families are planning vacations. Vac...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Bad Knees and Lifting Objects
“My knees hurt. It’s hard for me to lift properly…” Knee issues are very common but there ...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Reflecting on Personal Cost of an Injury
This week ended on a revelatory note for me.As the Quality Control Manager here at F.I.T., the Back...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Spitting Cobras lead to carpal tunnel! Wait! What?
Did you know that June is National Employee Wellness Month? F.I.T. has been preventing back injurie...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
June is National Employee Wellness Month!
Did you know that June is National Employee Wellness Month? F.I.T. has been preventing back injurie...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
My achin' neck/back/shoulders etc. and what to do about it!
Many of us who sit and work at a computer all day may not realize it, but how we go about this can d...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Take a Load off... backpack style!
During one of our recent Sittingsafe® ergonomic training sessions an employee told me about her 12-...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
How to lift a child safely...
On a recent visit to the grocery store I saw a mother lifting her young child from the car seat—sp...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Welcome To Backsafe® Blog!
We are excited to launch our new Backsafe® blog! Especially since April is INJURY PREVENTION MONTH...
November 08th, 2017 Read More
Driving Backsafe® Style
Driving…Backsafe® Style!Did you know that 80% of the US population will experience a back inciden...
November 08th, 2017 Read More