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Document ID (ISN)105669
CIS number 06-1051
ISBN(s) 978-92-2-209442-4
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Title Ergonomic checkpoints: Practical and easy-to-implement solutions for improving safety, health and working conditions
Original title Manuel d'ergonomie pratique en 128 points: solutions pratiques et faciles à mettre en oeuvre pour améliorer la sécurité et la santé au travail et les conditions de travail [in French]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2006. xxiii, 276p. Illus. Price: CHF 30.00.
Abstract French translation of the ILO manual abstracted under CIS 96-2070. It contains 128 "checkpoints", each consisting of one page of important points to remember about an ergonomic issue (including many OSH subjects as well), grouped under the headings WHY, HOW, SOME MORE HINTS and POINTS TO REMEMBER, together with one page of illustrations. The checkpoints themselves are grouped under the following headings: materials storage and handling; hand tools; productive machine safety; improving workstation design; lighting; premises; control of hazardous substances and agents; welfare facilities; work organization. An overall ergonomic check-list, with one recommendation for each of the checkpoints, is also provided.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; work organization; training material; ergonomics; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; safety by design; safety devices; lighting; welfare facilities; chemical safety; machinery; handling and storage; premises; hand tools; manuals; training manuals; translation; check lists; safety guides; dangerous substances
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
OSH training