|Document ID (ISN)||77376|
|Convention or series no.
||Rescalvo Santiago F.
||Manual of ergonomics
||Manual de ergonomía [in Spanish]|
||IBERMUTUAMUR, Ramírez de Arellano 27, 28403 Madrid, Spain, 2000. 558p. Illus. 81 ref.
||Ergonomics training manual published by a Spanish insurance company. Contents include: general considerations on work and health; hazards linked to work (occupational accidents and diseases); occupational safety and health domains (ergonomics, occupational safety, industrial hygiene and occupational medicine); ergonomics and the changes in working conditions; legislation with respect to working conditions and ergonomics; design and layout of workplaces; working environments (contamination of environmental air, thermal environments, noise, lighting, sick building syndrome); physical workload (effort, work posture and methods of evaluation); stress (causes, effects on health and prevention methods); psychosocial factors (definition of the factors, effects on health and models for action); work organization; ergonomical methods for analysing working conditions.
||Spain; training material; ergonomics
||work organization; legal aspects; workplace design; physical workload; mental workload; work posture; measurement of work and effort; conditions of work; training manuals; sick building syndrome; stress factors; ergonomic evaluation; psychology and sociology
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||Spain|
||Ergonomics and work organization
|Broad subject area(s)
Sick building syndrome