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Practical guidelines about how to set up an office workstation

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Belgium
Languages
Dutch
Provider
VerV

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Description

Description: 

This document provides very practical recommendations for setting up an ergonomic office workstation with the aim to reduce as far as possible physical load.

Practical guidelines about how to set up an office workstation

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Poor work environment, e.g lighting
Static postures - sitting
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Neck and shoulder disorders
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Exercises
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Home workers
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Priority area: 
Prevention
Sedentary work
Telework
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020