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Happy sitting instead of sitting with frustration

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Germany
Languages
German
Provider

Description

Description: 

This booklet provides information on sitting - the risks, consequences of prolonged sitting and gives an overview of different measures one could take in order to reduce the level of strain due to sitting in different occupations. 


 

Happy sitting instead of sitting with frustration

Detailed Information

Hazards: 
Static postures - sitting
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Guidance
Target audience: 
Workers
Priority area: 
Prevention
Sedentary work