Workplace assessments and ergonomics

We help businesses help their employees, and help decrease workplace sickness and worker’s compensation claims, by ensuring their employees are fit for work, set up correctly at work and managing any workplace injuries. We have a range of services including pre-employment assessments, workplace ergonomic education and assessments, as well as individual one-on-one sessions to help prevent injury, or treat a workplace injury. Our services include:

Services for businesses

  • Pre-employment Functional Assessments
  • Workplace Ergonomics Education and Assessment Services
    • Roaming workstation assessment and educational workshop
    • Detailed and individualised workstation assessment

Services for individuals

  • Physio and ergonomics
    • Physiotherapy
    • Online ergonomics assessment (home or office workstation)
    • Onsite ergonomics assessment (home or office workstation)
    • Ergonomics and Workplace Injury Package

Scroll down to find out more information about each of these services.


Our most popular package is our Ergonomics and Workplace Injury package. Find out more!


Services for businesses

Pre-Employment Functional Assessments

Duration: 45 minutes + reporting

Cost: $200

What’s included:

  • 45 minute musculoskeletal history and screening examination
  • Functional testing with measurable outcomes
  • Bespoke report provided to the employer including:
    • Results of testing
    • Recommendations to improve employee health
    • A judgement of fitness/capacity to perform employment role

Why?

  • Identify areas for employee improvement
  • Avoid/prevent work related injuries
  • Baseline testing for comparison in the case of work related injury
  • Ensure employee physical capacity before employment

 

Workplace Ergonomics Education and Assessment Services

Package 1 – Roaming workstation assessment and educational workshop

Cost: $40 per head of staff (+ optional $100 for 30 mins educational workshop)

Best for: workplace with 10 or more staff

Minimum booking 2 hours (i.e. 10 head of staff)

What’s included:

  • Educational workshop (optional) for all staff regarding optimal workstation set-up, common office/desk related injuries and musculoskeletal (MSK) complaints and how ergonomics fits into a balanced and healthy lifestyle
  • Roaming work-station assessment (12 mins per employee) with on-the-go re-design to achieve optimal set-up
  • Detailed data collection about overall office ergonomics
  • Generalised report summarising key findings, common problems and recommendations for improvement of the workplace

Why?

  • Improve employee wellbeing and prevent work related MSK injuries
  • Reduce time off work due to MSK injuries
  • Efficient means of identifying common problems and recommendations for improvement in the workplace

This package is best for employers looking to improve the overall knowledge, skills and workstation set-ups for their employees. If you have employees with known chronic MSK injuries or work related pain, please consider adding on package 2 for more detailed ergonomic assessment and bespoke recommendations.

 

Package 2 – Detailed and individualised workstation assessment

Cost: $100 per head of staff

Best for: workplace of 4-9 staff (or added on to package 1 for patients with MSK injuries)

Minimum 2 hours booking (i.e. 4 head of staff)

What’s included:

  • Detailed 30 minutes assessment per employee including review of musculoskeletal injury history
  • Comprehensive workstation assessment
  • Bespoke recommendations and report provided for each individual employee
  • Option for ongoing physiotherapy management of injuries impacted by work or workstation

Why?

  • Contribute to a holistic management strategy of workers with chronic MSK injuries or pain
  •  Improve employee wellbeing and reduce time off work
  • Improve employee productivity

 

Services for individuals

Physiotherapy

Cost: $130 for 45 mins (initial assessment), $100 for 30 mins (follow-up)

**Comprehensive assessment and treatment plan for work related or other musculoskeletal injuries with a registered physiotherapist with detailed understanding of ergonomics and how it impacts recovery from or development of pain and injury**

 

Online ergonomics assessment (home or office workstation)

Cost: $80 for 30 mins

What’s included:

  • Assessment of your home or office workstation via telehealth platform
  • Discussion about how this relates to any of your personal injury or musculoskeletal pain complaints
  • Recommendations for improvement of your workstation

 

Onsite ergonomics assessment (home or office workstation)

Cost: $150 for 60 mins (includes travel to/from assessment site)

What’s included:

  • Assessment of your home or office workstation
  • Discussion about how this relates to any of your personal injury or musculoskeletal pain complaints
  • Recommendations for improvement of your workstation

 

Ergonomics and Workplace Injury Package *Most popular*

Cost: $190

What’s included:

  • 1:1 physiotherapy assessment and treatment session at our clinic in St Leonards (45 mins – normally $130)
  • Online ergonomics assessment of your home OR office workstation (30 mins – normally $80)
  • Total $210 of value

Recommended for the best outcomes in managing injuries related to workplace ergonomics (for those with existing injury or chronic complaints)

Call (02) 9438 1782 to book an appointment or