Carrying out participatory ergonomics
Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
EU
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
EU-OSHA

Description

This articles provides an introduction to participatory approaches to ergonomics, some guidance on its use in preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders, and some practical examples. Participatory ergonomics interventions involve the people who actually do the work in designing solutions to reduce associated ergonomic risks. It also presents practical resources and further reading. 

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Not sector specific
Prevention measures
Worker participation
Purpose of the material
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target audience
Employers
Safety officers
OSH consultant
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2021