Practical guide: Approach to the prevention of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)

Back to MSDs and filter
Practical guide: Approach to the prevention of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)

Guide pratique : Démarche de prévention des troubles musculo-squelettiques (TMS)

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
France
Languages

French

Provider
Provider (English)
Ministry of Civil Service
Provider (Original)
Ministère de la fonction publique

Description

This methodological guide, drawn up on the basis of a collection of practices, aims to support public employers in setting up an effective and sustainable musculoskeletal disorder prevention system.

It offers a panel of tools that administrations can use. The document consists of two parts: the first describes the procedure to be put in place to guarantee an effective prevention approach for MSDs; the second is a collection of practical information. 

Ce guide méthodologique, établi sur la base d’un recueil de pratiques, vise à accompagner les employeurs publics dans la mise en place d’un dispositif de prévention des troubles musculo-squelettiques efficace et durable.

Il offre un panel d’outils que les administrations peuvent utiliser.Le document comprend deux parties : la première décrit la procédure à mettre en place pour garantir une démarche de prévention efficace des TMS ; la seconde est un recueil de fiches pratiques.

Access tool

Language of original language description

French

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND DEFENCE; COMPULSORY SOCIAL SECURITY
Health effects
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Worker participation
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Purpose of the material
Guidance
Target audience
All (no specific target audience)
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2015