Musculoskeletal disorders and psychosocial factors at work

Typ: 
Guides & Tools
Country: 
EU
Languages: 
English
Provider: 
European Trade Union Institute, ETUI

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This report presents the current state of scientific knowledge on the ways in which psychosocial factors influence musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), and their impact on work capacity and quality. Almost 40m workers in Europe suffer from MSDs of the limbs and back and are the most common occupational disease in the EU. The aim of the paper is influence intervention efforts and provide scientifically-grounded recommendations to improve the health of Europe’s workers.

 

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Language of original language description: 
English

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Neomezeno na určité odvětví
Nebezpečí: 
Psychosociální rizika / rizika stresu
Health effects: 
Muskuloskeletální poruchy nespecifikovány
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Všichni (žádná konkrétní skupina)
Purpose of the material: 
Obecné informace
Cílová skupina: 
Všichni (žádná konkrétní cílová skupina)
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Priority area: 
Prevence
Psychosociální rizika
Date of Publication / Year : 
2018