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Ergonomically setting up your workstation

Type
Visual resources
Guides & Tools
Country
Austria
Languages
German
Provider
Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt

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Description

Description: 

This free app is designed for anyone working at a computer workstation in an office. The app supports the user in the ergonomic design of a workstation in the office. It helps  to recognise positive and negative influences on work and health. All the uses has to do is answer a few short questions with two to three choices. The app then verifies that the workplace meets all ergonomic criteria and legal requirements for Austria, and tells the result in seconds. 

 

Ergonomically setting up your workstation

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Static postures - sitting
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Training
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Other
Priority area: 
Prevention
Sedentary work
Type of visual resource other: 
App
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020