Event Details

Manual Materials Handling and Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders: Making it Work!

Start Date: 10/02/2017
End Date: 10/02/2017
Cost: $75
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Province/State: Ontario
Event Description: What are you handling – large and heavy or light and frequent loads? Baggage or packages, linen, automotive parts, masonry blocks, road maintenance access hole covers, sheet metal or produce? If you’re interested in learning about the capabilities of workers so that Manual Materials Handling (MMH) can be designed safely; MMH programs that optimize the workplace and minimize risk of injury; and what current research has to say to prevent injuries or strains and sprains, including disorders of the shoulder and low back – then this conference is for you!
Event Sponsor(s): Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders (CRE-MSD)
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Web Address: https://uwaterloo.ca/centre-of-research-expertise-for-the-prevention-of-musculoskeletal-disorders/events/manual-materials-handling-and-prevention-musculoskeletal