When an Employee has Rheumatoid Arthritis

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When an Employee has Rheumatoid Arthritis

When an Employee has Rheumatoid Arthritis

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
United Kingdom
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society - NRAS
Provider (Original)
National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society - NRAS

Description

This booklet provides a practical and definitive source of guidance and information to help employers deal with the long-term health implications of people suffering with rheumatoid arthritis. You will find information about the disease and how it can affect people at work, the kind of difficulties it can cause and how these may be overcome. It also includes up-todate details of where employers can go for help and advice on the law relating to disability, on best practice and on making adjustments for employees at work and the possible financial help that is also available.

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Not sector specific
Hazards
Working with an existing MSD condition/disease
Health effects
Worsening of existing (chronic) condition
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Sufferer of an MSK disorder or disease
Prevention measures
Adjustments/support for chronic MSD disorder/disease/pain suffers
Purpose of the material
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target audience
Employers
Priority area
Chronic conditions
Year
2015