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13 Mar 2007

Workplace seating
Hi

We have all been given new chairs at work as I have a Special
Need to have a chair that will support my back as I have a prothesis after having a Spinal Fusion and Laminectomy.

I was told take it or leave it as there is nothing they are prepared to do. I have been sitting on a chair for years which hardly gives me support for my back.

This is a major media corporation and I think surely there must
be some sort of person I can contact to negiotiate a chair for
my back.

The new chair pulls my back into an arch and when I stand up
my muscles are so tight I can hardly move into a walking position.

Your comments and recommendation will be appreciated.

Regards Mary
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01 Jan 0001

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