The ergonomic evaluation of work-related musculoskeletal disorders among construction labourers working in unorganized sectors in West Bengal, India.

@article{Sahu2010TheEE,
  title={The ergonomic evaluation of work-related musculoskeletal disorders among construction labourers working in unorganized sectors in West Bengal, India.},
  author={Subhashis Sahu and Soumen Chattopadhyay and Kumkum Basu and Goutam Paul},
  journal={Journal of human ergology},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={99-109}
}
The present study aimed at ergonomic evaluation of the prevalence of work-related musculoskeletal disorders among construction labourers working in unorganized sectors in West Bengal, India. A modified Nordic questionnaire was applied to one hundred forty male and ninety female construction labourers to acquire information about musculoskeletal symptoms like pain in different body parts. Work-rest schedules of the labourers in different work activities were studied. Working postures were… CONTINUE READING
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