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The high cost of overexertion.

Authors
Mulhern-B; Putz Anderson-V
Source
Retail Merchan 2009 Jan; 49(1):28-31
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20035110
Abstract
Overexertion injuries are more common in retail than any other private sector establishment. How retailers can reverse the trend and save valuable resources.
Keywords
Retail-workers; Grocery-stores; Warehousing; Injuries; Injury-prevention; Ergonomics; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Manual-materials-handling; Materials-handling; Manual-lifting; Back-injuries; Arm-injuries
CODEN
DISMAD
Publication Date
20090115
Document Type
Journal Article; Trade; Lay Publication
Fiscal Year
2009
Issue of Publication
1
ISSN
1530-8154
NIOSH Division
EID
Priority Area
Wholesale and Retail Trade
Source Name
Retail Merchandiser
State
OH
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