Manual material handling assessment among workers of Iranian casting workshops.

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Manual material handling (MMH) tasks can be found in most workplaces and they may constitute a risk factor for work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs). This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of WMSDs and to compare MMH loads with the acceptable weight and force limits among Iranian casting workers. Data were collected from 50 workers of… (More)

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@article{Mohammadi2013ManualMH, title={Manual material handling assessment among workers of Iranian casting workshops.}, author={Heidar Mohammadi and Majid Motamedzade and Mohammad Amin Faghih and Hadi Bayat and Majid Habibi Mohraz and Saeed Musavi}, journal={International journal of occupational safety and ergonomics : JOSE}, year={2013}, volume={19 4}, pages={675-81} }