IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

The workload and energy expenditure of physical education instructors

The work demands of a physical education instructor are comparable to those of a forestry, agricultural or construction worker. This would explain the higher rate of musculoskeletal disorders in these instructors, despite their physical condition that is better than that of the general population.

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Category: Conference
On screen:
  • François Trudeau - Professor - UQTR
Produced by:
  • Philippe Lemay - Filming and Editing
Research Project: 0099-7040
Publication no.: CF-058
Language: French
Online since: May 25, 2012
Recorded date: December 06, 2011
Format: Video
Duration: 13:08