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The correct posture within the hairdressing industry

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Netherlands
Languages
Dutch
Provider
Healthy Hairdresser

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Description

Description: 

This guidance is about the correct posture for workers in the hairdressing industry. It provides guidelines and tips on how to make sure workers have the right posture and contains some tips on how to adjust your equipment in the proper way. 

The correct posture within the hairdressing industry

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Hairdressing and other beauty treatment
Hazards: 
Awkward postures
Static postures - standing
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Training/guidance (for workers)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Training
Awareness raising
Target audience: 
Workers
Trainees
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2015