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A guide to home working and self-isolating

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
United Kingdom
Languages
English
Provider
Health and Safety Practitioner

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Description

Description: 

This article, written in the context of Covid-19, includes an info graphic providing tips for home working in imperfect circumstances. It also includes links to other resources, including the WHO EURO guide on how to stay physically active during self-quarantine, a webinar on home worker wellbeing and a couple of practical videos

A guide to home working and self-isolating

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Psychosocial/stress hazards
Static postures - sitting
Teleworking
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Stress
Prevention measures: 
Simple tips and measures
Training/guidance (for workers)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Home workers
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target audience: 
Worker representatives
Safety officers
Workers
Type of visual resource: 
Infographic
Priority area: 
Prevention
Psychosocial risks
Sedentary work
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020