Load right when moving persons

Type: 
Guides & Tools
Country: 
Sverige
Languages: 
English
Swedish
Provider: 
Swedish Work Environment Authority

Beskrivelse

This brochure provides advice for lifting right in the case of personal transfer within the care sector. It has examples of risky situations and what to consider in risk assessments. Good ergonomics are important. The brochure is also available in English (PDF).

 

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Language of original language description: 
English
Swedish

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Hospitaler
Farer: 
Manuel håndtering af byrder
Health effects: 
Muskel- og skeletbesvær - Ikke specificeret
Prevention measures: 
Forbedring af individuelle arbejdsteknikker (f.eks. arbejdsstillinger i forbindelse med manuel håndtering)
Simple tip og foranstaltninger
Tekniske foranstaltninger, f.eks. ergonomisk udstyr
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Alle (ingen specifik gruppe)
Purpose of the material: 
Uddannelse
Vejledning
Målgruppe: 
Arbejdsgivere
Arbejdstagere
Priority area: 
Forebyggelse
Date of Publication / Year : 
2019