Ergonomics for professional drivers

Digita: 
Visual resources
Country: 
Germania
Languages: 
German
Provider: 
German Social Accident Insurance for Transport, Post, Logistic and Telecommunication - BG Verkehr

Descrizione

A video to prevent back problems in the transport sector: 40% of truck drivers suffer from serious diseases of the spine. Because truck drivers stay seated for long periods of time, back pain is among the most common injury risks drivers face especially. This video is meant to support drivers to prevent back problems. It provides tips, information and important facts on ergonomics to prevent back problems in professional drivers. Exercises to relieve and relax the muscles are also presented.

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Language of original language description: 
German

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
TRASPORTO E MAGAZZINAGGIO
Telecomunicazioni
Pericoli: 
Posture scomode
Movimentazione manuale di carichi
Posture statiche: stare seduti
Health effects: 
Dolori o infortuni dorso-lombari
DMS non specificati
Prevention measures: 
Migliorare le tecniche di lavoro individuali (ad esempio posture legate alla movimentazione manuale)
Esercitazioni
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Altro
Purpose of the material: 
Formazione
Informazioni generali
Destinatari: 
Lavoratori
Tipo di risorsa visiva: 
Filmato
Priority area: 
Prevenzione
Date of Publication / Year : 
2011