E-fact 39 - Cleaners and musculoskeletal disorders

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E-fact 39 - Cleaners and musculoskeletal disorders

E-fact 39 - Cleaners and musculoskeletal disorders

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
EU
Languages

English

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

Description

Numerous investigations have shown that cleaners are at risk of developing MSDs of the back, neck, shoulders, elbows, hands and lower limbs as a result of their work. The E-Fact identifies the risk factors that cleaners face in the course of their work and provides advice on the practical steps that can be taken to prevent or reduce these risks.

Numerous investigations have shown that cleaners are at risk of developing MSDs of the back, neck, shoulders, elbows, hands and lower limbs as a result of their work. The E-Fact identifies the risk factors that cleaners face in the course of their work and provides advice on the practical steps that can be taken to prevent or reduce these risks.

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Attività di pulizia
Hazards
Posture scomode
Ritmi lavorativi intensi
Movimenti che richiedono sforzi
Movimentazione manuale di carichi
Organizzazione del lavoro non idonea
Attività/movimenti ripetitivi
Vibrazioni
Health effects
Dolori o infortuni dorso-lombari
Disturbi agli arti superiori
Disturbi agli arti inferiori
Disturbi a collo e spalle
DMS non specificati
Peggioramento di una condizione esistente (cronica)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Tutti (nessun gruppo specifico)
Donne
Purpose of the material
Messaggio di avviso/segnalazione
Informazioni generali
Sensibilizzazione
Orientamenti
Valutazione del rischio
Target audience
Datori di lavoro
Dirigenti
Rappresentanti dei lavoratori
Lavoratori
Priority area
Prevenzione
Year
2008