Occupational health and safety risks in the healthcare sector - Guide to prevention and good practice



Couv guide healthcare ENThe main focus of this guide is to present up-to-date technical and scientific knowledge regarding the prevention of the most significant risks in healthcare, especially biological, musculoskeletal, psychosocial and chemical risks, and to support the implementation of the relevant European Union directives in force. Practical instruments to support employers in identifying the risks for the health and safety of their employees and to guide the implementation of preventive measures in their healthcares facilities are outlined and clarified.
Theme : Workplace
Type : Guide
Date : January 2011
Keywords : Biological risk, RSI, repetitive strain injuries, PSR, stress, chemical risk, nursing staff, medical staff, psychosocial risks, good practice
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