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Transfer culture

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Denmark
Languages
Danish
Provider
Industry community for the working environment for welfare and public administration

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Description

Description: 

This is an instrument to develop the practice of moving people at the workplace that focuses not just on specific techniques and technical aids, but on other aspects of the process and culture at the workplace, e.g. the attitude towards health, support from colleagues, understanding of cooperation, learning and the sharing of knowledge etc. 

 

Transfer culture

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Hospital activities
Residential care activities
Residential nursing care activities
Hazards: 
Awkward postures
Forceful movements
Manual handling of loads
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
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: 
Training
Guidance
Target audience: 
Employers
OSH consultant
Trainers
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2016