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Biomechanical and ergonomic impacts of handling in obese workers

Author: Philippe CorbeilAndré PlamondonNormand TeasdaleGrant HandriganJasmin Ten HaveAll authors
Publisher: Montréal, Québec : Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail, Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2014. 2014.
Series: Studies and research projects (IRSST (Québec))., Report ;, R-825.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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Excess weight of an obese worker has a significant added effect on the musculoskeletal structures of the back, which exposes obese handlers to a higher risk of developing a musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) during load handling.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philippe Corbeil; André Plamondon; Normand Teasdale; Grant Handrigan; Jasmin Ten Have; Nancy Manzerolle; IRSST (Québec),
ISBN: 9782896317325 2896317325
OCLC Number: 893013221
Notes: "May 2014."
Description: 1 online resource (v, 45 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: R-825; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; SUMMARY; TABLE OF CONTENTS; LIST OF TABLES; LIST OF FIGURES; 1 INTRODUCTION; 1.1 Occupational health and safety issue and objective; 1.2 Obesity rates in the general population and among workers; 1.3 Obesity as an emerging risk factor; 1.4 Hypotheses on mechanisms; 1.5 Objective; 2 METHODOLOGY; 2.1 Participants; 2.2 Setup; 2.3 Experimental protocol; 2.3.1 Part 1: Anthropometric characteristics and physical capacities; 2.3.2 Part 2: Handling; 2.4 Data analysis; 2.5 Statistical analyses; 3 RESULTS; 3.1 Conveyor to hand trolley; 3.1.1 Peak moments on the back 3.1.2 Angles at instant of peak resultant moment3.1.3 Box distance and path and height of centre of gravity; 3.2 Return trip to conveyor; 3.2.1 Peak moments on the back; 3.2.2 Angles at the instant of peak resultant moment; 3.2.3 Distance and path of box and height of centre of gravity; 3.3 Linear regressions; 3.3.1 Simple linear regression; 3.3.2 Multiple linear regression; 4 DISCUSSION; 4.1 Anthropometrics and physical capacity; 4.2 Back loading; 4.3 Moment arm; 4.4 Posture; 4.5 Prediction model; 4.6 Limitations of the study; 4.7 Conclusion; 5 BIBLIOGRAPHY; APPENDICES
Series Title: Studies and research projects (IRSST (Québec))., Report ;, R-825.
Other Titles: Impacts bioméchaniques et ergonomiques de la manutention chez les travailleurs obèses
Responsibility: Philippe Corbeil, André Plamondon, Normand Teasdale, Grant Handrigan, Jasmin Ten Have, Nancy Manzerolle.
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Excess weight of an obese worker has a significant added effect on the musculoskeletal structures of the back, which exposes obese handlers to a higher risk of developing a musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) during load handling.

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