OOS Prevention

Safety and Injury Prevention Solutions Ltd. (SIPS) runs the following Training Session on OOS Prevention. Each session includes a Power Point Presentation, hand out and video and also allows time for questions and help with any specific needs of individuals.

OOS Prevention Training - Overview

  1. What is Occupational Overuse Syndrome?
    • Definition
    • Types of conditions and injuries
  2. What Causes OOS?
    • Occupational Hazards
    • Job Requirements
  3. Preventing OOS
    • Breaks and stretches
    • Employee Education
    • Good work techniques
    • Minimising stress
    • Ergonomic set-up of work area
    • Using your mouse and short-cut keys
  4. NZ Health and Safety Legislation

All participants are given handout notes and certificates upon completion.