Carpal tunnel syndrome prevention through intervention

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Carpal tunnel syndrome prevention through intervention

Carpal tunnel syndrome prevention through intervention

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Canada
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario (OHSCO)
Provider (Original)
Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario (OHSCO)

Description

This factsheet on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome gives a clear overviews of what the syndrome is, how it occurs and how to treat it. Most importantly, it also gives tips on how to make sure to lower the risks of  developing this syndrome. 

 

This factsheet on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome gives a clear overviews of what the syndrome is, how it occurs and how to treat it. Most importantly, it also gives tips on how to make sure to lower the risks of  developing this syndrome. 

 

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Not sector specific
Hazards
Repetitive movements/work
Health effects
Upper limb disorders
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Purpose of the material
General information
Target audience
All (no specific target audience)
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2016