Musculoskeletal Disorders

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During the past 12 months, did your worksite...

117. Have and promote a written policy and program for monitoring the onset (and early detection) of ergonomic-related musculoskeletal symptoms?

Musculoskeletal Health Program NIOSH

Elements of a Ergonomics Program

OSHA/Ergonomics

118. Conduct ergonomic assessments of work space design and equipment when problems are identified, or anticipated, to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal disorders?

Musculoskeletal Health Program NIOSH

Elements of a Ergonomics Program

OSHA/Ergonomics

119. Make organizational changes to job design, when appropriate, to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal disorders?

Musculoskeletal Health Program NIOSH

Elements of a Ergonomics Program

OSHA/Ergonomics

120. Provide educational materials on musculoskeletal disorders?

Musculoskeletal Health Program NIOSH

Elements of a Ergonomics Program

OSHA/Ergonomics

121. Provide and promote interactive educational programming on musculoskeletal disorders?

Musculoskeletal Health Program NIOSH

Elements of a Ergonomics Program

OSHA/Ergonomics

122. Provide training for managers that improves their ability to recognize potential risks for musculoskeletal disorders and refer employees to company/community resources?

Musculoskeletal Health Program NIOSH

Elements of a Ergonomics Program

OSHA/Ergonomics

Safety and Health Council of NC, Ergonomics, Managing for Results

123. Provide health insurance that includes appropriate access to therapies and treatment for musculoskeletal disorders?

Musculoskeletal Health Program NIOSH

Elements of a Ergonomics Program

OSHA/Ergonomics