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Low back pain risk assessment for construction industry personnel

Othman, Norzarina and Yeo, Kee Jiar (2019) Low back pain risk assessment for construction industry personnel. Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development, 10 (4). pp. 1399-1404. ISSN 0976-0245

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Workers in Construction Industry (CI) are potentially to deal with injuries and illnesses, including Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) in the workplace. Unfortunately, the issues related to Ergonomic Risk Factors (ERFs), that lead to MSDs always being underestimated and little attention been taken from the CI. Therefore, a study will be conducted to obtain the mitigation to reduce Low Back Pain (LBP) affected by ERFs impact to CI personnel. For the purpose of this findings, the objective is to study ERFs that caused LBP, to study Ergonomic Program (EP) that is implemented and to propose mitigation method to reduce LBP for CI personnel.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:construction industry personnel, ergonomic risk factors, low back pain, musculoskeletal disorders
Subjects:H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
L Education > L Education (General)
ID Code:96569
Deposited By: Yanti Mohd Shah
Deposited On:28 Jul 2022 14:44
Last Modified:28 Jul 2022 14:44

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