To support, develop and promote, the international practice of Physiotherapists working in Occupational Health and Ergonomics, in order to improve the health and wellbeing of the global workforce.
To bring together, nurture and grow the international community of Physiotherapists working in Occupational Health and Ergonomics by providing a platform of communication, networking and information exchange.
To define and achieve international standards of Occupational Health Physiotherapy and Ergonomic practice through the sharing and development of training, education and guidance.
To promote evidence based practice and ongoing professional development through the sharing and support of research and training within the profession of Occupational Health Physiotherapy and Ergonomics.
To collaborate with international stakeholders to participate in the development of policy and legislation within the global field of work and health.
To be the specialist provider of work, health and safety advice and support to the wider Physiotherapy profession.
By Nicola Suckley and committee, May 2020