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Teleworking hints and FAQs.

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Australia
Languages
English
Provider

Description

Description: 

This guide is intended to managers and provides information along with advice on how to implement and manage home-based telework.

Teleworking hints and FAQs.

Detailed Information

Hazards: 
Poor work environment, e.g lighting
Poor work organisation
Psychosocial/stress hazards
Static postures - sitting
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Lower limb disorders
Stress
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
Home workers
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target audience: 
Employers
Managers
Worker representatives
Priority area: 
Prevention
Telework