RAMP: Risk Management Assessment Tool for Manual Handling Proactively
2014 (English)In: HUMAN FACTORS IN ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT – XINORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE – 46 / [ed] O. Broberg, N. Fallentin, P. Hasle, P.L. Jensen, A. Kabel, M.E. Larsen, T. Weller, 2014, 107-110 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
This paper presents an IT-based risk management tool called RAMP, risk assessment management tool for manual handling proactively. The tool consists of a checklist (RAMP I) and an assessment tool (RAMP II) which can be used to assess physicalrisk factors associated with manual handling activities in the production industry. The tool provides guidance for action plans and evaluations to promote improvement of occupational health and safety work at company level. Examples of the tool, its development and evaluation are presented.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. 107-110 p.
Risk Assessment, Risk Management, Intervention, Manual Handling, RAMP
Production Engineering, Human Work Science and Ergonomics
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-158891OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-158891DiVA: diva2:779884
NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE – 46 / HUMAN FACTORS IN ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT – XI
QC 201501232015-01-132015-01-132015-01-23Bibliographically approved