Courses for safe work in home care

The cycle of workshops promoted by the Xunta to promote knowledge for safe work in home care for the elderly and dependents started yesterday in Monterrei and Viana do Bolo.

The programming carried out by the Galician Occupational Safety and Health Institute (ISSGA) includes theoretical content to inform about ergonomic, biological and psychosocial risks, which are complemented by the practical applications of preventive techniques.

The pillar of the seminars focuses on the musculoskeletal health of female workers due to the overloads to which they may be exposed, mental health and the placement of PPE.