Mike Betts MSc, RGN - Ergonomic Work Place Advisor & Manual Handling Consultant

Mike Betts - ErgonomicsMike is a freelance Back Care Advisor and also the Strategic Advisor for the Luton and Dunstable Hospital NHS Trust, (for the past 10 years). He has a Masters Degree in Back Care Management from Loughborough University and is a co-author of the 5th edition of The Guide to the Handling of People.

Mike has written extensively on Back Care and presented at conferences in both the UK and Australia and has also presented a television programme for the Aged Care Channel. He is currently the Chairman of the National Back Exchange.

As an ergonomics specialist Mike analyses work related tasks and helps find the best way to perform a job whilst minimising injury. For employers Mike can visit the workplace and teach staff about moving and handling tasks and arrange work station assessments. Investing in staff is cost-effective and helps employers meet their health and safety responsibilities.