Musculoskeletal disorders related to telework – Tips for employersKeywords:
Telework has gained importance over the last few years. Although home-based teleworking has many potential advantages, it can also affect workers’ health and aggravate musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), if not properly managed.
This PPT focuses on home-based telework and why it should be part of every employer’s risk assessment process. It also brings up how employers should establish a telework policy that includes provisions on occupational risk assessment, ergonomic equipment, working hours and expected results.