Vision

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.

Mission

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  • 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