Sedentary work practices toolkit

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Sedentary work practices toolkit

Sedentary work practices toolkit

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Australia
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Be Upstanding
Provider (Original)
Be Upstanding

Description

This toolkit is a collection of information, guidance materials and templates that can help workplaces develop and apply an organisational strategy to reduce prolonged sitting in the workplace. Prolonged sitting poses significant risks to the health of workers and to the organisations they work for. Risks include chronic disease and early death for workers, and loss of productivity for organisations.

 

This toolkit is a collection of information, guidance materials and templates that can help workplaces develop and apply an organisational strategy to reduce prolonged sitting in the workplace. Prolonged sitting poses significant risks to the health of workers and to the organisations they work for. Risks include chronic disease and early death for workers, and loss of productivity for organisations.

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Hazards
Static postures - sitting
Health effects
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Training/guidance (for workers)
Target audience
All (no specific target audience)
Year
2019