Bariquins’ newsletter for Winter 2018

13 December, 2018

Welcome to the Winter 2018 edition of the


In this newsletter:

  • Our New Bariatric Training Courses
  • Bariatric Awareness Demonstration Day Report
  • Barry & Benny's Round-Up

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Our New Bariatric Training Courses

Bariquins are pleased to announce its collaboration with Diligent TrainingSpectrum HealthcareAlison Meadows Training & Development and Disabled Living to provide bariatric-based training courses.

The courses have been created to give a practical insight into the care of plus-size people within the health and social …

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Back Pain and the Health and Social Care Sector

4 May, 2016


Back Pain and the Health and Social Care Sector


By Chris Jarratt of Bariquins (May 2016)


            Recent conversations have made me recall the stats I came across when carrying out market research during the early days of developing the Bariquin. I found an article reporting that the charity BackCare had carried out an investigation and they had discovered that, each year, over 80,000 nurses injure their backs at work. That’s work-related musculoskeletal disorders or WRMSDs if you want the technical term.  BackCare also learnt that, annually, 3,600 healthcare workers are forced t…

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