Prevention of musculoskeletal disorders among the workers at Port Wine vines cultivation

Tip: 
Case study
Country: 
Il-Portugall
Languages: 
English
Provider: 
EU OSHA

Deskrizzjoni

All the organisation of work associated with the grape harvesting and transportation to the processing equipment was implemented with the objective of reducing, as much as possible, the manual effort associated with the transportation of grapes from the vines to the processing equipment and consequently the risk of MSDs.

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Language of original language description: 
English

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Manifattura ta' inbid mill-għeneb
Perikli: 
Pożizzjonijiet skomdi
Movimenti bis-saħħa
Tqandil manwali tat-tagħbija
Movimenti/xogħol ripetittiv(i)
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)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Kollha (l-ebda grupp speċifiku)
Purpose of the material: 
Informazzjoni ġenerali
Sensibilizzazzjoni
Valutazzjoni tar-riskju
Udjenza fil-mira: 
Impjegaturi
Maniġers
Rappreżentanti tal-ħaddiema
Ħaddiema
Priority area: 
Prevenzjoni
Date of Publication / Year : 
2010