New research has found that if you are 65 years or over and are involved ...Continue Reading →
The charity, Backcare, launches its awareness week on 7th-11th October. This year the charity turns its attention to the ‘forgotten army’ of helpers and carers who often have to lift/move the person they care for repetitively, and often in far from ideal postures. For many of these actions, had been in a work environment they would exceed current health and safety lifting guidelines.
There are currently around 6.5 million carers in the UK with the figure set to rise to 9 ...Continue Reading →