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From shouldering a heavy workload to shoulder pain: time to review work-related stress and MSDs


High work demands and low job satisfaction can cause or exacerbate work-related MSDs. Given they are so interlinked, let’s better tackle psychosocial risks and MSDs together.

Check out our practical resources to find out more. An info sheet gives tips for identifying risks. Our PPT outlines preventive measures. In addition, our database offers resources like case studies and visual materials, covering a range of sectors and hazard types.

Read the info sheet and the PPT- Psychosocial factors in the prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)

Browse EU-OSHA’s helpful practical tools and guidance on Psychosocial risks and MSDs