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Good practices to prevent musculoskeletal disorders

Type
Visual resources
Guides & Tools
Country
Greece
Languages
Greek
Provider
ELINYAE

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Description

Description: 

This booklet provides good practice information  for the prevention of risks related to MSDs in various high risks work  and sectors, using cartoon characters for illustrating do’s and don’ts cases.

 

Good practices to prevent musculoskeletal disorders

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Manual handling of loads
Repetitive movements/work
Forceful movements
Awkward postures
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
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
Guidance
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Leaflet/Booklet
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2007