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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English

Other data

Sector / Indrustry covered
Attivitajiet ta' tindif
Hazards
Pożizzjonijiet skomdi
Xogħol li jsir b’ritmu mgħaġġel
Movimenti bis-saħħa
Tqandil manwali tat-tagħbija
Organizzazzjoni tax-xogħol ħażina
Movimenti/xogħol ripetittiv(i)
Vibrazzjonijiet
Health effects
Uġigħ jew korriment fid-dahar
Disturbi fil-parti ta’ fuq tad-dirgħajn
Disturbi fil-parti t’isfel tad-dirgħajn
Disturbi fl-għonq u l-ispallejn
MSDs mhux speċifikati
Aggravar ta’ kundizzjoni (kronika) eżistenti
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Kollha (l-ebda grupp speċifiku)
Nisa
Purpose of the material
Messaġġ ta’ twissija/Allert
Informazzjoni ġenerali
Sensibilizzazzjoni
Gwida
Valutazzjoni tar-riskju
Target audience
Impjegaturi
Maniġers
Rappreżentanti tal-ħaddiema
Ħaddiema
Priority area
Prevenzjoni
Year
2008