There are four factors which make up a successful approach to prevention: the use of ergonomics in the design of job tasks; selection of workers who are physically qualified for physically stressful tasks; training the workers; and post-injury rehabilitation and treatment for those workers who do not get injured. The paper deals with the first as it applies to underground coal mining.
|Original language||English (US)|
|State||Published - 1984|
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