Specific ergonomic training for fishermen and other boat workers

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

Deskrizzjoni

Most of works on the fishing and transport boats are related to the manual handling and lifting of the various loads and repetitive movements or incorrect working postures. The management of the company decided to develop a combined method of ergonomic training for raising employees’ awareness regarding musculoskeletal problems and their solution.

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Language of original language description: 
English

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Sajd
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: 
Pariri u miżuri sempliċi
Parteċipazzjoni tal-ħaddiema
Taħriġ/gwida (għall-ħaddiema)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Kollha (l-ebda grupp speċifiku)
Purpose of the material: 
Taħriġ
Informazzjoni ġenerali
Sensibilizzazzjoni
Valutazzjoni tar-riskju
Udjenza fil-mira: 
Impjegaturi
Maniġers
Rappreżentanti tal-ħaddiema
Ħaddiema
Priority area: 
Prevenzjoni
Date of Publication / Year : 
2010