Think of me. Your back. Agriculture, forestry and horticulture
This brochure published by the German Social Insurance for agriculture, forestry and horticulture - SVLFG is intended to workers in agriculture to recognise physical stress factors and if possible to reduce or prevent them. To “take the burden off their shoulders” and thus positively influence their back health and quality of life. It is well illustrated and provides information on all ergonomic risks in agriculture,forestry and horticulture (e.g. lifting and carrying, vibration, working above shoulder height). You will find excersises and back care tips as well as a guidance for risk assessment.