News tagged with "Musculoskeletal disorders"
Napo comes to the aid of workplaces with a new online toolkit to raise awareness of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and to deliver MSD-related advice.
The "Understanding Musculoskeletal Disorders" toolkit makes use of existing Napo films and contains 14 different activities to facilitate group discussions in organisations with their own staff and the workers in their supply chains.
‘Conversation starters for workplace discussions about musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)’ is a great new resource. It can be used to facilitate group discussions in the workplace or during training. The tool contains guidance for managers and employees on communicating about MSDs.
EU-OSHA in collaboration with ENETOSH (European Network Education and Training in Occupational Safety and Health) organised a seminar addressing the issue of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) among young people and workers. The seminar was organised in the framework of an OSH overview project on MSDs and with a view to the upcoming Healthy Workplaces campaign ‘Lighten the Load’, to start in October 2020.
Workers in Europe are more likely to experience negative consequences of psychosocial risks, stress or musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) than any other work-related health problem. These issues can have serious consequences for individuals and businesses, often leading to long periods of sick leave.