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Upper Limb Musculoskeletal Disorders

Type
Visual resources
Country
Spain
Languages
Spanish
Provider
Instituto Asturiano de Prevención de Riesgos Laborales

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Description

Description: 

This leaflet provides information on how to recognise and prevent upper limb musculoskeletal disorders.

Upper Limb Musculoskeletal Disorders

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Awkward postures
Fast-paced work
Forceful movements
Manual handling of loads
Health effects: 
Upper limb disorders
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.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Training
General information
Awareness raising
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Leaflet/Booklet
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2021