Better Backs, Better Business: 29 April 2020 CFA/IOSH MSD event

CFA and the IOSH Food and Drink Industries Group is pleased to introduce its next event, ‘Better backs, better business‘, aimed at tackling work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in the food and drink industries sector.

This event has been designed to raise awareness of MSDs and associated manual handling issues in the sector, providing effective and proven solutions and offering guidance on how to tackle this increasing problem.

What’s in it for you?

While promoting cross-company initiatives, this event will provide delegates with valuable ideas to reduce the frequency of musculoskeletal injuries, offering practical solutions based on real case studies, guidance and training techniques for delegates to take back and apply to their workplaces, with the opportunity to participate in simple warm up exercises to prepare for work.

Who should attend

This event is aimed at food industry managers and team leaders who want to improve their workplace ergonomics, plus those from small-medium businesses aiming to reduce manual handling issues at their sites.

This event will provide a great opportunity for those working in health and safety a valuable opportunity for networking, with the possibility for members to update their CPD.

What you need to know


Bookings are now open. To book your place online, please ‘add to basket’ on the IOSH website, and follow the onscreen instructions. Alternatively, you can download the event flyer to complete the booking form, and return to

Download the event flyer to view the full programme.


An exhibition will be available throughout the event, supported by industry specialist companies showcasing various products and materials to support the event.

Stands are priced at £300+VAT. If you would like to hold an exhibition stand, or require additional information, please contact Ellen Fazackerley, Events Coordinator.