Sue Hignett
Journal of Paramedic Practice, Vol. 7, Iss. 6, 05 Jun 2015, pp 276 - 277

The provision of emergency and urgent care has been recognised for many years as exposing ambulance workers to high risks of muskuloskeletal injuries. Sue Hignett explores the common manual handling risks faced by paramedics and considers the role of human factors/ergonomics in occupational health and patient safety.

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