Kniekolleg

Typ: 
Case study
Country: 
Německo
Languages: 
German
Provider: 
BG Bau - German accident insurance for the construction sector

Popis

Many construction workers put enormous pressure on their knees every day: kneeling or carrying a lot of weight on a routine basis can lead to repetitive stress knee injuries. Workers do not have to suffer from work-related knee injuries.The German Accident insurance for the construction sector provides an individual and sustainable training programm for free for their members. Workers learn during three weeks how to prevent work-related knees injuries.

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Language of original language description: 
German

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
STAVEBNICTVÍ
Nebezpečí: 
Nepřirozené polohy
Jiné
Health effects: 
Jiné
Prevention measures: 
Rehabilitace, fyzioterapie atd.
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Všichni (žádná konkrétní skupina)
Purpose of the material: 
Odborná příprava
Cílová skupina: 
Pracovníci
Jiné
Priority area: 
Prevence