A good working environment influences job satisfaction and employee well-being. Workplace appraisals have preventative values that can contribute to reducing sick days and absenteeism related to work-related stress.

An audit of employees' workplaces seeks to analyze conditions in the work environment of employees, as well as providing education and advice on what can be done better.

The physiotherapist travels between the workplaces, examines and assesses the workplaces of each. Conditions are assessed with regard to musculoskeletal components and work organization, table settings, chairs, computer screens and other work-related devices.

The employee receives guidance and advice regarding body application, work organization and aspects of the workplace in general.

For more information, call 510 6500 or by email at the email address hv@hv.is