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Document ID (ISN)112100
CIS number 11-0787
ISBN(s) 978-2-7389-1910-6
Year 2010
Convention or series no. ED 6092
Author(s) Valladeau A.S., Zana J.P., Mauguen G., Nuyts R., Palka T., L'Herrou T., Vigué Y., Fassenot T.
Title Things are moving in the removals sector - Occupational safety and health in a true occupation
Original title Ça déménage chez les déménageurs - Prévention pour un vrai métier [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sécurité, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, Mar. 2011. 11p. Illus. 5 ref.
Internet access Ça_déménage.pdf [in French]
Abstract The planning and organization of each removal are necessary steps for evaluating risks. When carried out as early as possible and with the active participation of workers, they enable the identification of constraints inherent to the activity, thereby making it possible to improve working conditions and the quality of service. Contents of this guide on occupational safety and health in the removals sector: hazards; main activities of removals workers; leads for solutions; musculoskeletal diseases.
Descriptors (primary) manual handling; loading and unloading; conditions of work; manual lifting; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) musculoskeletal diseases; workers' participation; public OSH institutions
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
Transport industry (in general)