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An Employer's Guide to Rheumatoid Arthritis - A guide for employers on how to support employees living with RA

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
United Kingdom
Languages
English
Provider
national Rheumatoid Arthritis Society - NRAS

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Description

Description: 

This booklet has information about Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), how it can affect people at work, the kind of difficulties it can cause and how these may be overcome. It also includes up to date information of where employers can go for help and advice on the law relating to disability, on best practice and on making reasonable adjustments for employees at work. The booklet is illustrated with many pictures and easy to understand. 

An Employer's Guide to Rheumatoid Arthritis - A guide for employers on how to support employees living with RA

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Working with an existing MSD condition/disease
Health effects: 
Worsening of existing (chronic) condition
Health effects other: 
chronic msd
Prevention measures: 
Adjustments/support for chronic MSD disorder/disease/pain suffers
Other
Prevention measures other: 
Employers making adjustments for employees
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target audience: 
Employers
Priority area: 
Chronic conditions
Date of Publication / Year : 
2018