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Anti-Covid-19 provisions and school ergonomics

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Italy
Languages
Italian
Provider

Description

Description: 

This factsheet contains useful information for the prevention of MSDs such as back pain, neck pain and shoulder pain, which are very common among students, with the aim of ensuring a return to school in line with the recent regulations to prevent COVID-19 infection.

Anti-Covid-19 provisions and school ergonomics

Detailed Information

Hazards: 
Awkward postures
Static postures - sitting
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Lower limb disorders
Neck and shoulder disorders
Prevention measures: 
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Exercises
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Children / schoolchildren
Purpose of the material: 
Training
General information
Awareness raising
Target audience: 
Pupils
Priority area: 
Future generations
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020