Choosing the right school bag

Back to MSDs and filter
Choosing the right school bag

Choosing the right school bag

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
United Kingdom
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Association of Paediatric Chartered Physiotherapists

Description

Choosing the right backpack for your child to use in school is very important for good health. The wrong bag can lead to back pain and muscle strain. This leaflet helps you to find the right school bag. 

Access tool

Language of original language description

English

Other data

Hazards
Manual handling of loads
Health effects
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Children / schoolchildren
Prevention measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Purpose of the material
Guidance
Target audience
Other
Year
2016