Disappearing handlings

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Disappearing handlings

Des manutentions en voie de disparition

Type of item
Case study
Country
France
Languages

French

Provider
Provider (English)
INRS
Provider (Original)
INRS

Description

Sew-Usocome, a company specialising in electrical drive systems, has set up its third French factory in Brumath, Alsace. The design of this assembly unit has integrated principles of prevention against work accidents and musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) by limiting handling to the minimum.

La société Sew-Usocome, spécialiste des systèmes d’entraînement électriques, a installé sa troisième usine française à Brumath, en Alsace. La conception de cette unité d’assemblage a intégré des principes de prévention contre les accidents du travail et les troubles musculosquelettiques (TMS) en limitant les manutentions à leur portion congrue.

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Language of original language description

French

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
MANUFACTURING
Hazards
Manual handling of loads
Health effects
Back pain or injury
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Reducing/minimising the risk by organisational measures, e.g. reducing the number of workers exposed, job rotation
Purpose of the material
Awareness raising
Target audience
All (no specific target audience)
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2018