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15/10/2020
From bad posture to strained muscles, we are all at risk of developing musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) at work – which is why effective management and prevention is so critical. To raise awareness, EU-OSHA has launched the new Healthy Workplaces ‘...See more
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15/10/2020
Farming is a sector with one of the highest rates of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), as it traditionally involves heavy loads, repetitive movements and static posture s. A new discussion paper looks into the example of Italy’s Marche region to...See more
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12/10/2020
Backache? Neck pain caused by work? You are not alone. The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) has launched its 2020-2022 campaign — Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load — which focuses on work-related musculoskeletal disorders (...See more
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02/10/2020
Find out everything you need to know about the Healthy Workplaces Campaign 2020-22 on its new dedicated multilingual website. The campaign, Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load , raises awareness of work-related musculoskeletal disorders and how to...See more
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Source: XoTrunk – INAIL/Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) project on collaborative exoskeletons

10/09/2020
Occupational exoskeletons are wearable assistive devices that can reduce physical strain at work. They can offer a solution where other technical, organisational or ergonomic design measures are not enough. Yet their use remains limited. Human-...See more

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