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Prevention of MSDs in the upper limb in the automobile services sector in Quebec

Type
Visual resources
Country
Canada
Languages
French
Provider
Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST)

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Description

Description: 

This video explains how to avoid and reduce upper limb MSDs in the automotive sector.

 

Prevention of MSDs in the upper limb in the automobile services sector in Quebec

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Maintenance and repair of motor vehicles
Hazards: 
Static postures - standing
Manual handling of loads
Forceful movements
Repetitive movements/work
Awkward postures
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
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: 
Guidance
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Film
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2013