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Healthy working at home

Type
Visual resources
Country
United Kingdom
Languages
English
Provider
The Healthy Work Company

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Description

Description: 

This infographic provides tips about how address health and safety issues related to home-based telework.

Healthy working at home

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
Lower limb disorders
Stress
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Exercises
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Home workers
Purpose of the material: 
Warning message/Alert
General information
Awareness raising
Target audience: 
Employers
Managers
Workers
Type of visual resource: 
Infographic
Priority area: 
Prevention
Psychosocial risks
Sedentary work
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020