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Document ID (ISN)110926
CIS number 10-0573
ISSN - Serial title 1886-6123 - Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ruiz Ruiz L., González Través C.
Title EvalCARGAS, a weighty instrument
Original title EvalCARGAS, una herramienta de mucho peso [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information May 2010, No.57, p.18-26. Illus. 5 ref
Internet access EvalCARGAS.pdf [in Spanish]
Abstract EvalCARGAS is a computer tool that facilitates the analysis and the ergonomic evaluation of jobs requiring manual handling of loads. It determines whether the risk involved in the task is acceptable or not and proposes corrective measures. An example of application of this tool is presented.
Descriptors (primary) manual handling; ergonomics; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) ergonomic evaluation; description of technique; computer applications
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
Risk evaluation