MSD Resource Pack - resources for Safety Reps

Work-related musculoskeletal disorders present a serious, ongoing threat to the health and wellbeing of all physio staff. Use this resource pack to help safeguard your career.

Use the links below to access each part of the MSD pack:


  1. New graduates and MSDs: information on why new grads are at risk
  2. In-service sessions for members, two versions with tutors notes "MSDs and new grads and "MSDs: are you at risk?
  3. Power-point presentation on work-related MSDs, with notes 
  4. Body mapping: guidance on how to do it
  5. Risk assessment (includes a best practice checklist for safety reps)
  6. Advice sheet for new graduates and students on clinical placements
  7. Top tips to avoid MSDs, A4 size Poster
  8. Industrial injuries checklist for Safety Reps