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Douwes, M. (author), Genabeek, J. (author), van den Bossche, S. (author)
In 2016 there is an increase in compliance with the key provisions of the Working Conditions Act by companies, such as having a contract with an occupational health and safety service or service provider, sickness absence-related policies, a prevention employee, work meetings with employees and provision of information and training. Compliance...
other 2017
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Douwes, M. (author)
Gezond, gemotiveerd en productief aan het werk blijven tot aan je pensioen; hoe doe je dat bij fysiek zwaar werk? Is het werk te zwaar? Welke verbeteringen zijn mogelijk? TNO zet ergonomische kennis in om branche organisaties en bedrijven te ondersteunen in de aanpak van fysieke arbeid. Dit betreft zowel fysieke overbelasting (‘zwaar werk’) als...
other 2016
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Douwes, M. (author), Venema, A. (author), van den Bossche, S. (author)
The employment situation of the Dutch workforce is changing constantly. TNO investigates these changes and their impact on productivity, innovation, health and sustainable employment within the Monitoring Work & Employment Programma. The programme is financially supported by the Dutch Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment. The programme...
other 2015
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Houtman, I.L.D. (author), Douwes, M. (author), Zondervan, E. (author), Jongen, M. (author)
This article, based on recent literature, will identify, define and discuss new and emerging OSH-risks together with the driving forces behind these risks. Emerging risks will be described as being related to physical load and musculoskeletal disorders [MSDs], psychosocial risks, and dangerous substances [e.g. chemical and biological substances]...
other 2014
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Commissaris, D. (author), Douwes, M. (author)
Many contemporary work tasks, e.g. at an office workplace, are characterised by physical inactivity and by long periods of uninterrupted sitting. These characteristics increase the risk of several health problems, among others obesity, cardiovascular disorders, diabetes, cancer, musculoskeletal disorders of lower back, neck and shoulders, and...
other 2014
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Douwes, M. (author)
Lifting operations are inherent to many occupations in the construction industry. They can be performed manually or using lifting equipment. Both manual lifting and mechanical lifting operations can put construction workers at great risk of injury or health symptoms causing sick leave or disability. The costs of accidents and ill health related...
other 2013
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