How to buy an office chair that fits you

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Country: 
Nemecko
Languages: 
German
Provider: 
German Social Accident Insurance for the Administrative Sector VBG

Opis

People working in offices spend the largest part of their working time in a sitting position, i.e. a posture causing considerable strain. Injuries resulting from sitting for long periods are a serious occupational health and safety problem. The quality of office chairs is of great importance for workers' health, well-being, and labour efficiency. This booklet provides information and criteria  for good office chairs. It is easy to understand and illustrated with appealing pictures. A checklist helps you to find a suitable work chair for you and your employees.

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Language of original language description: 
German

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
ADMINISTRATÍVNE A PODPORNÉ SLUŽBY
Nebezpečenstvá: 
Statické polohy – v sede
Používanie zariadenia s obrazovkou
Health effects: 
Bolesť alebo poranenie chrbta
Poruchy krku a pleca
Bližšie neurčené muskuloskeletálne poruchy
Prevention measures: 
Jednoduché tipy a opatrenia
Technické opatrenia, napr. ergonomické vybavenie
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Všetci (žiadna konkrétna skupina)
Purpose of the material: 
Usmernenie
Cieľová skupina: 
Všetci (žiadna konkrétna cieľová skupina)
Druh vizuálnych zdrojov: 
Leták/brožúra
Priority area: 
Prevencia
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020