BeUpstanding - the evidence

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BeUpstanding - the evidence

BeUpstanding - the evidence

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Australia
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Be Upstanding
Provider (Original)
Be Upstanding

Description

This website provides an overview of the health risks associated with long periods of sitting, the benefits of regular movement, and strategies that persons conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) and workers can implement to reduce sitting time at work. These strategies are easy to understand and simple to apply in any kind of working environment. 

 

This website provides an overview of the health risks associated with long periods of sitting, the benefits of regular movement, and strategies that persons conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) and workers can implement to reduce sitting time at work. These strategies are easy to understand and simple to apply in any kind of working environment. 

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Not sector specific
Hazards
Static postures - sitting
Health effects
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Training/guidance (for workers)
Purpose of the material
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target audience
Employers
Priority area
Facts and figures
Year
2019