Reducing Musculoskeletal Disorders among Airport Baggage Screeners and Handlers
Info sheet developed by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Described the effectiveness of two mechanical lift aids for reducing MSD. (4 pages pdf)
Keywords: Transportation, Baggage Handler, Manual Materials Handling, Back, Hand, Force, Posture, Repetition, Engineering, Security
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