Workplace-Check: Small changes from adjaustable office chair to an ergonomic mouse

Type: 
Guides & Tools
Country: 
Germany
Languages: 
German
Provider: 
German League against Rheumatism.

Description

 

Carrying out a job while dealing with the pain and fatigue of a chronic illness can be very challenging. This website provides tips on how you can adapt your workplace with ergonomically designed chairs, desks, and specific equipment that can help to get through your work day without excessive pain.

 

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Language of original language description: 
German

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Working with an existing MSD condition/disease
Health effects: 
Worsening of existing (chronic) condition
Prevention measures: 
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Target audience: 
Workers
Priority area: 
Chronic conditions
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020