It's fairly obvious that safety and health hazards can exist on worksites
filled with heavy machinery and equipment, where employees often are required
to engage in strenuous manual labor.
A job where most of the work tasks are completed while sitting in a chair in a
climate-controlled office building would seem less fraught with danger.
However, a surprising number of hazards can be present in an office setting.
Many of the on-the-job injuries private-industry office and administrative
workers suffered could have been prevented had workers or supervisors
recognized the risks and implemented simple workplace modifications to help
An article in the 'safety and health magazine' list 25 steps you can take to
reduce the risk of injury among your office staff.
AplusA-online.de - Source: safety and health magazine