E-fact 42 - Checklist for prevention of lower limb disorders

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E-fact 42 - Checklist for prevention of lower limb disorders

E-fact 42 - Checklist for prevention of lower limb disorders

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
EU
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Provider
Provider (English)
EU OSHA
Provider (Original)
EU OSHA

Description

This checklist concerns hazards for injury or development of disorders to the lower limb and is targeted at people engaged in workplace hazard identification. In addition, this checklist offers examples of preventive measures that can help to reduce LLDs risks.

This checklist concerns hazards for injury or development of disorders to the lower limb and is targeted at people engaged in workplace hazard identification. In addition, this checklist offers examples of preventive measures that can help to reduce LLDs risks.

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Language of original language description

Bulgarian

Czech

Danish

German

Estonian

Greek

English

Spanish

French

Icelandic

Italian

Latvian

Lithuanian

Hungarian

Malti

Dutch

Polish

Romanian

Slovak

Slovenian

Finnish

Swedish

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Muu kuin alakohtainen
Hotellit ja vastaavat majoitusliikkeet
TERVEYS- JA SOSIAALIPALVELUT
Hazards
Epämukavat asennot
Nopeatahtinen työ
Forceful movements
Manual handling of loads
Repetitive movements/work
Static postures - standing
Health effects
Lower limb disorders
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Kaikki (ei erityistä ryhmää)
Women
Prevention measures
Elimination of hazards
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Worker participation
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Reducing/minimising the risk by organisational measures, e.g. reducing the number of workers exposed, job rotation
Training/guidance (for workers)
Purpose of the material
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target audience
Employers
Managers
Worker representatives
Workers
Priority area
Ennaltaehkäisy
Year
2008