A practical guidance for assessments of sedentary behaviour at work: A PEROSH initiative


Andreas Holtermann




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Award winning article based on PEROSH Joint Research Project: Recommendations for procedures to measure occupational physical activity and workload

Andreas Holtermann m, *, Vera Schellewald c, g, Svend Erik Mathiassen e, Nidhi Gupta m, Andrew Pinder f, Anne Punakallio d, Kaj Bo Veiersted n, BrittaWeber g, Esa-Pekka Takala d, Francesco Draicchio h, Henrik Enquist l, Kevin Desbrosses i, Maria Pe~nahora García Sanz j, Marzena Malinska b, María Villar j, Michael Wichtl a, Michaela Strebl a, Mikael Forsman k, Sirpa Lusa d, Tomasz Tokarski b, Peter Hendriksen m, Rolf Ellegast g

a Austrian Workers’ Compensation Board (AUVA), Wien, Austria
b Central Institute for Labour Protection – National Research Institute (CIOP-PIB), Warszawa, Poland
c German Sport University Cologne (DSHS), Koln, Germany
d Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH), Helsinki, Finland
e University of Gavle, Gavle, Sweden
f HSE’s Health & Safety Laboratory (HSL), Buxton, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
g Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA), Sankt Augustin, Germany
h National Institute for Insurance Against Accidents at Work (INAIL), Rome, Italy
i French National Research and Safety Institute for the Prevention of Occupational Accidents and Diseases (INRS), Vandoeuvre Les Nancy, France
j Spanish National Institute for Safety and Hygiene at Work (INSHT), Madrid, Spain
k Karolinska Institutet (KI), Stockholm, Sweden
l Lund University, Skane Medical Services, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Lund, Sweden
m National Research Centre for the Working Environment (NRCWE), Copenhagen, Denmark
n National Institute of Occupational Health (STAMI), Oslo, Norway


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