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Ergonomics problems cost Singapore $3.5 billion a year

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March 27, 2014 12:11 PM

Stiff necks from bad posture at work, strained backs from lifting boxes and numb wrists from too much typing - these and other ergonomic health issues cost Singapore a whopping $3.5 billion a year, said the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Council.
 
 
 
 
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