The publication give details about the most common occupational hazards in retail work.
Tuki- ja liikuntaelinsairauksia koskevat käytännön työkalut ja ohjeet
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Stress is one of the biggest occupational health problems in the EU. The most common health complaints is back pain followed by muscle pain, which can also be related to stress.
This article provides recommendations and examples for nursing staff to help reducing the number and severity of MSDs due to patient handling.
This E-Fact explains why HORECA workers are at risk of developing MSDs. Their jobs, for example, often involve prolonged standing and working in awkward postures. Much of their work is physically demanding, stressful and involves long working hours. Employers need to adapt prevention and...
Almost two thirds of EU workers report being exposed to repetitive hand and arm movements, and a quarter to vibrations from tools - significant risk factors for work-related neck and upper limb disorders (WRULDs). Many workers, in a wide range of jobs, develop WRULDs and they are the most common...