Age-related and ergonomic work in the field of cosmetics, massage, pedicure and manicure

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Age-related and ergonomic work in the field of cosmetics, massage, pedicure and manicure

Alternsgerecht und ergonomisch arbeiten im Bereich Kosmetik, Massage, Fuß- und Handpflege

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Austria
Languages

German

Provider
Provider (English)
Austrian Social Accident Insurance AUVA
Provider (Original)
Österreichische Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt AUVA

Description

This leaflet presents ergonomic issues for podiatrists, beauticians and masseurs in order to ensure safety and health at work also with regad to the ageing workforce. The content of this brochure icludes the professional groups of tattooists, piercers, nail designers and permanent make-up beauticians.

Dieses Merkblatt veranschaulicht am Beispiel von Fußpflegern, Kosmetikern und Masseuren, welche ergonomischen Kriterien berücksichtigt werden sollen, um sicheres und gesundes Arbeiten auch bis ins hohe Alter zu gewährleisten. Der Inhalt dieser Broschüre richtet sich ebenso an die Berufsgruppen der Tätowierer, Piercer, Nageldesigner und Permanent-Make-up-Anwender.

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Language of original language description

German

Other data

Hazards
Awkward postures
Health effects
Back pain or injury
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Ageing and older workers
Prevention measures
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Purpose of the material
Guidance
Target audience
Employers
Workers
Type of visual resource
Leaflet/Booklet
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2018