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Tools and guides
This practical handbook focuses on common ergonomics problems in the cutting, assembly, pressing and finishing processes in the textile industry, outlining how job design, tools or techniques may contribute to injuries and providing solutions to prevent them.
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Annual Report
The world of work has changed dramatically since 1913... The Institute for Work & Health's 1999 Annual Report
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Project report
Brooker AS, Cole D, Eakin J, Kerr M, Robson LS, Severin C, Shannon H
This special report, published in 2000, highlights the Institute’s Healthy Workplace Balanced Scorecard project. The scorecard was in the pilot stage of its development, and there was a high level of anticipation from workplaces. This report on the scorecard was in response to that growing interest, and highlighted that “what gets measured, gets done."
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Annual Report
The Modern World of Work: Finding New Solutions to New Workplace Problems. The Institute for Work & Health's 1998 Annual Report
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Tools and guides
This 30-item, self-report questionnaire, and the shorter 11-item QuickDASH, measure physical function and symptoms in people with musculoskeletal disorders of the upper limb, allowing clinicians and researchers to monitor changes in symptoms and function over time. 
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