COVID-19 and musculoskeletal disorders: a double burden of risk for migrant workers in Europe?

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COVID-19 and musculoskeletal disorders: a double burden of risk for migrant workers in Europe?

COVID-19 and musculoskeletal disorders: a double burden of risk for migrant workers in Europe?

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
EU
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
EU-OSHA
Provider (Original)
EU-OSHA

Description

COVID-19 presents a new and emerging work-related health risk. This discussion paper explores the disproportionate risks facing migrant workers, already among most vulnerable in Europe’s workforce.

COVID-19 presents a new and emerging work-related health risk. This discussion paper explores the disproportionate risks facing migrant workers, already among most vulnerable in Europe’s workforce.

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Hazards
Awkward postures
Repetitive movements/work
Health effects
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Lower limb disorders
Neck and shoulder disorders
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Migrant and immigrant workers
Prevention measures
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Purpose of the material
General information
Awareness raising
Risk assessment
Priority area
Worker diversity
Year
2021