Work-related musculoskeletal disorders

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Work-related musculoskeletal disorders

Los trastornos musculoesqueléticos de origen laboral

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Spain
Languages

Spanish

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

Description

This documents aims at defining MSDs, discussing their risk factors and how to identify them.

Documento en el que se definen los TME, se analizan sus factores de riesgo y la forma de determinarlos.

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Language of original language description

Spanish

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Not sector specific
Hazards
Awkward postures
Fast-paced work
Forceful movements
Manual handling of loads
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.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Elimination of hazards
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Training/guidance (for workers)
Purpose of the material
General information
Awareness raising
Risk assessment
Target audience
All (no specific target audience)
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2017