Physical stress in help and care at home. Clarification of aids and measures

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Physical stress in help and care at home. Clarification of aids and measures

Körperliche Belastungen in der Hilfe und Pflege zu Hause Abklären von Hilfsmitteln und Massnahmen

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Switzerland
Languages

German

French

Italian

Provider
Provider (English)
SUVA
Provider (Original)
SUVA

Description

This brochure for professionals in the help and care industry can be used for the selection of ergonomic equipment. The instructions provided in this document are helpful to find the adequate aids and measures to avoid physical stress. 

 

"Die vorliegende Broschüre ist eine

Entscheidungshilfe für Fachpersonen, die in der Hilfe und Pflege zu Hause

tätig sind. Die Anleitung dient bei der Wahl der notwendigen Hilfsmittel und Massnahmen, die zur Vermeidung

körperlicher Belastungen eingesetzt werden müssen."

 

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Language of original language description

German

French

Italian

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Hospital activities
Other residential care activities
Hazards
Manual handling of loads
Health effects
Back pain or injury
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Purpose of the material
Guidance
Target audience
Employers
Managers
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2016