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Ways to Do in Manual Material Handling: The Differences Between Men and Women

André Plamondon's research focused mainly on the quantification of back loading during manual material handling work, the development of measuring instruments to quantify the physical exposure of workers and back muscle strengthening exercises. For several years, he has been working on a research program specifically dedicated to manual material handling, the general objective of which is to develop a specific training program for these kind of activities.

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Category: Conference
On screen:
  • André Plamondon
Produced by:
  • Dominique Desjardins - Filming
  • Philippe Lemay - Editing
Research Project: 0099-8020
Publication no.: CF-095
Language: anglais, francais
Online since: March 08, 2013
Recorded date: November 30, 2012
Format: Video
Duration: 24:58