Relationships between Waste Collection Systems and MSD’s

Thomas, David ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1209-7025 (2013) Relationships between Waste Collection Systems and MSD’s. In: LARAC Conference 2013 - The Annual Forum for Waste and Recycling Officers, 16-17 Oct 2013, East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham. . [Conference or Workshop Item]

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Key words.. Risk Assessment
Decision Making Process
Aim
“Investigate common domestic waste kerbside collection and recycling practices in the UK to establish their relationship with operative’s health around musculoskeletal (MSD) injuries as a contribution to the risk assessment decision making process”.

5 Objectives

1 develop a process of data collection to enable absence management performance to be compared between different LA/waste Management organisations
2 investigate the nature of MSD injuries in relation to waste collection
3 identify methods of waste collection that give rise to the lowest risk of MSD
4 investigate and develop body mapping as a MSD risk comparator tool
5 compare the MSD element of the HSE’s risk management tool for waste collection with the findings from previous objectives as a validation process

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Presentation)
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Research Areas: A. > Business School > International Management and Innovation > Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Ethics group
A. > School of Science and Technology > Natural Sciences
Item ID: 36430
Depositing User: David Thomas
Date Deposited: 04 Oct 2022 15:30
Last Modified: 21 Oct 2022 08:33
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/36430

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