Further Information

The TUC has more information on RSI in the health and safety section of its main website.

The Hazards magazine website has resources on strain injuries.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website has a useful section on musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work also provides information on MSDs.

The European Commission has been considering a new directive to cover all MSDs, including RSI, with the exception of vibration. However no consensus has been reached. You can track progress on the directive on the HSE website.

Note: This content is provided as general background information and should not be taken as legal advice or financial advice for your particular situation. Make sure to get individual advice on your case from your union, a source on our free help page or an independent financial advisor before taking any action.

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