Body stressing - risk management checklist

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Body stressing - risk management checklist

Body stressing - risk management checklist

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Australia
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Australian Government Comcare
Provider (Original)
Australian Government Comcare

Description

This checklist is designed to assist managers, workplace health staff and rehabilitation providers with identifying and addressing risks of body stressing injury. Risk management is the primary tool used to prevent workplace injury and disease.

This checklist is designed to assist managers, workplace health staff and rehabilitation providers with identifying and addressing risks of body stressing injury. Risk management is the primary tool used to prevent workplace injury and disease.

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Not sector specific
Hazards
Awkward postures
Fast-paced work
Forceful movements
Manual handling of loads
Repetitive movements/work
Health effects
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Lower limb disorders
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Elimination of hazards
Purpose of the material
General information
Awareness raising
Risk assessment
Target audience
Employers
Managers
Worker representatives
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2011