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Ergonomics at home, practical for everyone

Type
Visual resources
Guides & Tools
Country
Belgium
Languages
Dutch
Provider
VerV

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Description

Description: 

 This leaflet presents some tips to make home a comfortable and productive workspace. Teleworkers do not always have the same resources and possibilities at home that they do at the office.

Ergonomics at home, practical for everyone

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Static postures - sitting
Teleworking
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Neck and shoulder disorders
Prevention measures: 
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Exercises
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Home workers
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Awareness raising
Risk assessment
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Leaflet/Booklet
Priority area: 
Future generations
Prevention
Sedentary work
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020