Kniekolleg

Tip: 
Case study
Country: 
Il-Ġermanja
Languages: 
German
Provider: 
BG Bau - German accident insurance for the construction sector

Deskrizzjoni

Many construction workers put enormous pressure on their knees every day: kneeling or carrying a lot of weight on a routine basis can lead to repetitive stress knee injuries. Workers do not have to suffer from work-related knee injuries.The German Accident insurance for the construction sector provides an individual and sustainable training programm for free for their members. Workers learn during three weeks how to prevent work-related knees injuries.

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Language of original language description: 
German

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
KOSTRUZZJONI
Perikli: 
Pożizzjonijiet skomdi
Oħrajn
Health effects: 
Oħrajn
Prevention measures: 
Riabilitazzjoni, fiżjoterapija eċċ.
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Kollha (l-ebda grupp speċifiku)
Purpose of the material: 
Taħriġ
Udjenza fil-mira: 
Ħaddiema
Oħrajn
Priority area: 
Prevenzjoni