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Teleworking - or working from home

Type
Guides & Tools
Country
Australia
Languages
English
Provider
OHS Reps Union

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Description

Description: 

This web section provides guidance to employers of workers who work remotely and advice to workers to maintain “mental health”.  

Teleworking - or working from home

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Psychosocial/stress hazards
Using Display Screen Equipment
Health effects: 
Back pain or injury
MSDs unspecified
Stress
Prevention measures: 
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Training/guidance (for workers)
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Home workers
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target audience: 
Employers
Safety officers
Workers
Priority area: 
Prevention
Psychosocial risks
Sedentary work
Date of Publication / Year : 
2020