The European Commission's Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities DG has published a call for tenders for a research report on work-related risk factors contributing to musculoskeletal disorders of the upper limb and neck.
The subject of the contract is a study on ergonomic methodology for measure, risk assessment and prevention of work-related upper limb disorders (WRULDs), with consideration of: the relative impact of physical work factors and organisation and social factors (psychosocial factors) in the development of musculoskeletal disorders of the upper limbs and neck; and work diversity issues such as age and gender.
Directorate-General Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities
Unit Health, Security and Hygiene at Work
Attn: Antonio Cammarota
EMPL F/4 - EUFO Building 2195A
Tel. +352 43 01 34515
Fax +352 43 01 34259
The deadline for requesting tender documents is 10 December 2007.
The deadline for submitting tender documents is 31 December 2007.
Before contacting the Commission, tenderers are strongly advised to consult the original call text in the Official Journal of the European Union at the reference below.
Official Journal of the European Union
OJ No S 224-272592 of 21 November 2007