This page provides links to websites relating to MSDs. HSE is not responsible
for and cannot guarantee to the accuracy of information on sites that
it does not manage and a hyperlink does not mean HSE endorses the linked
List of useful websites:
BackCare is dedicated to educating people on how to avoid preventable back pain, and supporting those living with back pain. BackCare has published manual handling guidance entitled 'BackCare at work: an ergonomic guide to manual handling'. This has been produced in partnership with HSE based on research by the Institute of Occupational Medicine.
This website was established by the British Medical Journal and NHS Direct to help both
patients and doctors find out which treatment is best for them.
Fit for Work Fit for Work provides free, confidential and impartial work-related health advice to GPs, employers and employees, and offers expert help from occupational health professionals to assist people on sickness absence for four weeks or more return to work.