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TNO Physical work load

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Netherlands
Languages
English
Dutch
Provider
TNO

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Description

Description: 

This website offers free tools to assess the risks of physical work load and a 5-step approach to guide during the process of tackling the present issues.

TNO Physical work load

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Manual handling of loads
Repetitive movements/work
Forceful movements
Awkward postures
Static postures - standing
Static postures - sitting
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
Training/guidance (for workers)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Training
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Poster
Leaflet/Booklet
Infographic
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2017