Guide on the prevention of upper limb disorders (ulds) in the financial services sector

Digita: 
Guides & Tools
Country: 
Irlanda
Languages: 
English
Provider: 
Health and safety autority

Descrizione

The Financial Services sector employs 106,400 people in Ireland (HSA Statistics Report 2009). The nature of work in the financial services sector requires employees to work at computer workstations as a significant part of their normal work. There is a need to ensure that employees are protected from potential hazards in conducting their work at computer workstations. This guide gives helpful tips on how to avoid MSDs, for both employers as employees. 

 

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Language of original language description: 
English

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ATTIVITÀ FINANZIARIE E ASSICURATIVE
Pericoli: 
Attività/movimenti ripetitivi
Posture statiche: stare seduti
Utilizzare dispositivi provvisti di videoterminali
Health effects: 
Disturbi agli arti superiori
Prevention measures: 
Eliminazione dei pericoli
Migliorare le tecniche di lavoro individuali (ad esempio posture legate alla movimentazione manuale)
Semplici consigli e misure
Misure tecniche, ad esempio attrezzature ergonomiche
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Tutti (nessun gruppo specifico)
Purpose of the material: 
Orientamenti
Destinatari: 
Tutti (nessun destinatario specifico)
Priority area: 
Prevenzione
Date of Publication / Year : 
2012