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Protect your shoulders and neck and your future - Solutions for preventing shoulder and neck injuries

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
USA
Languages
English
Provider
Oregon Occupational Safety and Health (Oregon OSHA)

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Description

Description: 

Information about how shoulder and neck injuries develop in construction workers and what techniques can be used in order to avoid these.

 

Protect your shoulders and neck and your future - Solutions for preventing shoulder and neck injuries

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
CONSTRUCTION
Hazards: 
Manual handling of loads
Forceful movements
Awkward postures
Health effects: 
Upper limb disorders
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Simple tips and measures
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target audience: 
Workers
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020