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Lighten the load in the construction sector

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Greece
Languages
Greek
Provider
Ministry of employment and social protection

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Description

Description: 

This guide provides useful information and good practices on manual handling in the field of companies operating in the construction sector.

 

Lighten the load in the construction sector

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
CONSTRUCTION
Hazards: 
Manual handling of loads
Repetitive movements/work
Forceful movements
Awkward postures
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2008