Title translated into English
BG RCI-app for the back
The app does not only present the current campaign, but also informs about ergonomic hazards and stress factors in everyday working life, that can have significant impact on the musculoskeletal system. In addition, the app also provides personal protection measures. It takes up the proven (print) media of the BG RCI and refers to regulations and technical rules. Attractive tools make the BG RCI app for the back a useful tool in the workplace. It measures vibration and noise pollution, and provides detailed record sheets e.g. about the manual handling of loads, the assessment of computer workstations or for the classification of indoor climate. The data thus collected can be forwarded to any email address and is available for further use. Relaxation in the workplace, too, contributes to back health. With short video sequences the app encourages to simply breath deeply thus relaxing the back.
The German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the raw materials and chemical industry is a modern casualty insurance carrier that uses all modern insurance institution that uses all current access channels to the insured. Smartphones and associated applications are an integral part of life of the insured. Thus, the BG RCI app for the back is a suitable means to draw the attenten, in particular of younger people or employees, to the work of the social accident insurance institutions and raise awareness about hazards and strain at the workplace and demonstrate personal protection measures.
The German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the raw materials and chemical industry presents a series of cross-sector prevention media as part of the public awareness campaign "Think of me. Your back". In addition, technical supervisory officers of the BG RCI give advice and promote the implementation of the campaign issues in the enterprises. Another element of the action programme is the BGRCI app for the back. It was produced to address a major part of the employees of the insured enterprises and beyond. The Smartphone app meets the usage patterns of the insured in regard to digital media and allows to reach employees who so far had no interest in the vairous offers of the accident insurance institutions.
The BG RCI app for the back addresses on the one hand managers, safety professionals and occupational physicians providing support for the evaluation of work places. In particular ergonomic hazards and stress factors are in the foreground. On the other h