Soft tissue, strain and sprain musculoskeletal disorders are the number one reason an American misses work and the number one reason people are permanently disabled. The most frequent injury is of one body part, the back. In 2012 there were 388,060 OSHA recordable strains sprains and tears with 41.2 %, or 159,880 (http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/osh2.pdf) being back injuries. The number one cause of back injuries is biomechanically incorrect movement; Non-preferred work methods.
At Sports Therapy, we effectively address this by teaching and coaching correct biomechanics and preferred work methods. We have helped hundreds of companies reduce injuries helping their teams become a pain free, injury free workforce. Contact us ar Bruce@sportstherapy.net. or check us out at www.sportstherapy.net.