Workplace Health and Safety in the Professional Services Industry
Professional services firms exist in many different industries. Basically, they can be any organization or profession that offers customized, knowledge-based services to clients. This sector employs about 1.1 million workers accounting for 9% of the total Australian workforce.
The most common incidents in this industry include:
- Excessive noise
- Inadequate ventilation
- Incorrect ergonomics
- Muscular stress
- Inadequate and incorrect lighting