The prevention of lower back disorders in the transport sector

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Guides & Tools
Country: 
Malta
Languages: 
English
Provider: 
Occupational Health and Safety Authority

Deskrizzjoni

This guide provides information on why a prevention policy needs to be implemented for the prevention of back pain disorders in the transport sector. It explains the causes, and provides preventive solutions in the  transport sector and how to implement them with the help of pictures. 

 

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Language of original language description: 
English

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Sector / Industry covered: 
TRASPORT U ĦAŻNA
Perikli: 
Tqandil manwali tat-tagħbija
Movimenti bis-saħħa
Pożizzjonijiet skomdi
Pożizzjonijiet statiċi - bilqiegħda
Health effects: 
Uġigħ jew korriment fid-dahar
MSDs mhux speċifikati
Prevention measures: 
Eliminazzjoni tal-perikli
Titjib fit-tekniki ta’ xogħol individwali (eż. pożizzjonijiet ta’ tqandil manwali)
Miżuri tekniċi eż. tagħmir ergonomiku
Taħriġ/gwida (għall-ħaddiema)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Kollha (l-ebda grupp speċifiku)
Purpose of the material: 
Gwida
Udjenza fil-mira: 
Kollha (l-ebda udjenza fil-mira speċifika)
Priority area: 
Prevenzjoni
Date of Publication / Year : 
2007