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Document ID (ISN)76986
CIS number 01-1024
ISBN(s) 84-7425-573-2
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo
Title Ergonomic checkpoints: Practical and easy-to-implement solutions for improving safety, health and working conditions
Original title Lista de comprobación ergonómica: Soluciones prácticas y de sencilla aplicación para mejorar la seguridad, la salud y las condiciones de trabajo [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2000. xxvii, 275p. Illus.
Abstract Spanish translation of the ILO manual abstracted as CIS 96-2070. It contains 128 "checkpoints", each consisting of one page of important points to keep in mind regarding ergonomical and OSH issues, grouped under the headings WHY, HOW, SOME MORE HINTS and POINTS TO REMEMBER, together with one page of corresponding illustrations. The checkpoints themselves are grouped under the following headings: materials storage and handling; hand tools; machine safety; improving workstation design; lighting; premises; control of hazardous physical agents; welfare facilities; personal protective equipment. An overall ergonomic check-list, enabling the development of recommendations for each of the checkpoints, is also included.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; work organization; training material; ILO; ergonomics; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) harmful physical agents; safety by design; safety devices; lighting; chemical safety; machinery; handling and storage; premises; hand tools; training manuals; personal protective equipment; translation; check lists; safety guides; compendium
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceSpain; ILO
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
OSH training