VIC: Avoidable Injuries Cost Glen Eira and Port Phillip Businesses

Reported by Julia | 28 Sep, 2010

Over $45 million was spent last year in Glen Eira and Port Phillip communities over avoidable work-related injuries, Worksafe Victoria says. According to the safety watchdog, 17,000 Victorian workers suffer musculoskeletal injuries every year. In Port Phillip, payments in the form of medical, wage and other expenses for workers involved in manual handling, slips, trips …