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The high cost of overexertion.
Mulhern-B; Putz Anderson-V
Retail Merchan 2009 Jan; 49(1):28-31
Overexertion injuries are more common in retail than any other private sector establishment. How retailers can reverse the trend and save valuable resources.
Retail-workers; Grocery-stores; Warehousing; Injuries; Injury-prevention; Ergonomics; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Manual-materials-handling; Materials-handling; Manual-lifting; Back-injuries; Arm-injuries
Journal Article; Trade; Lay Publication
Issue of Publication
Wholesale and Retail Trade
Page last reviewed: May 5, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division