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Work and back pain

In work and suffering back pain?

What your employer can do to help

Your employer has to protect the health and safety of their workforce by law. They must:

Help yourself

You have a duty to look after your own health and safety, including your back.


Off work and suffering back pain?

General information and advice on managing sickness absence and return to work can be found on the Managing Sickness Absence web pages.

Updated 2012-09-05