Prevention of musculoskeletal (MSD) problems for hairdressers

Tip: 
Visual resources
Guides & Tools
Country: 
Il-Belġju
Languages: 
French
Provider: 
The central administration of the Federal Public Service (FPS) Employment, Labour and Social Dialogue

Deskrizzjoni

This brochure is aimed at hairdressers.  It makes considerable use of photos showing real work situations and drawings of postures to illustrate hazards and good practices.  It also includes pictures of simple exercises to help relieve the effects of static work postures. The brochure answers three questions: What is a musculoskeletal disorder? What are the risks of MSDs? And, how to prevent MSDs? 

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Language of original language description: 
French

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Hairdressing u trattament kożmetiku ieħor
Perikli: 
Tqandil manwali tat-tagħbija
Movimenti/xogħol ripetittiv(i)
Movimenti bis-saħħa
Pożizzjonijiet skomdi
Pożizzjonijiet statiċi - bilwieqfa
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
Prevention measures: 
Eliminazzjoni tal-perikli
Titjib fit-tekniki ta’ xogħol individwali (eż. pożizzjonijiet ta’ tqandil manwali)
Pariri u miżuri sempliċi
Eżerċizzji
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Nisa
Purpose of the material: 
Sensibilizzazzjoni
Gwida
Valutazzjoni tar-riskju
Udjenza fil-mira: 
Impjegaturi
Maniġers
Ħaddiema
Tip ta’ Riżors viżwali: 
Fuljett/Ktejjeb
Priority area: 
Prevenzjoni
Date of Publication / Year : 
2013