Increasing work efficiency by decreasing exposure to vibration

The safety and health of between 1 and 2 million employees in Germany is at risk as a result of exposure to hand-arm vibration. Similar numbers are exposed to whole-body vibration.


Woodworking and metalworking
Design of manufacturing systems, acoustics, noise and vibration
Tel.: +49 211 8224-13330

Dr.-Ing. Christian Freitag
Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance
Tel.: +49 30 13001-3430

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