This series of short informative case studies looks at a range of policy level initiatives across Europe and beyond aiming to prevent and manage work-related MSDs. The studies focus on achievements, factors contributing to their success and challenges encountered, and transferability to other...
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In this case study, Allo Cleaning is testing a new solution for washing windows at height without risk of falls. Carsat Nord-Est contributed financially to the purchase of this system, which is also beneficial in the prevention of chemical risk and musculoskeletal disorders. Indeed, a single pass is...
This handout gives practical information/insights on cumulative trauma injuries and how to avoid them, providing alternative work methods. This handout specifically targets housekeepers (in hotels and other buildings)
This guide on MSDs and cleaning staff covers what are MSDs, the risks and their prevention. It is illustrated with many photos and images showing real work situations, including good and bad practices and examples of exercises which can be done at work.
The film shows the physical dangers of cleaning the rooms in a hotel and the means to prevent these complaints.