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Laundry in Health Care Facilities

Processing laundry in intermediate and extended care facilities requires lifting, handling, sorting, loading, unloading, and folding clothing and bedding, as well as handling chemical containers and other items within the laundry. This bulletin provides information on typical musuloskeletal injury (MSI) issues associated with laundry activities and some possible control measures that could be adopted to eliminate or minimize the MSI risk.

Publication Date: Apr 2003 File type: PDF (373 KB) Asset type: Information Sheet