Are you sitting comfortably?
More than two-thirds (70%) of van drivers have taken time off work due to back pain² - costing the UK economy on average £21 billion per year, according to a Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles survey.
Drivers who suffer from ‘Builder’s Back’ take an average of three weeks off work² and the resulting downtime costs companies an estimated £500 a day per van. Poor seat adjustment could be to blame for triggering back issues, especially as many drivers spend up to seven hours a day in their vans. During a day’s testing spent at Cordwallis Van Centre Heathrow,...31st Mar 2019 Read more