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Table 6 Risk Perceived and Risk Detected for Biomechanical and Ergonomic: Comparison for Sector

From: Prevalence of work related musculoskeletal disorders in Italian workers: is there an underestimation of the related occupational risk factors?

Biomechanical and Ergonomic risk Agriculture, fishing, and hunting Manufact./ Primary industry/ Mining/ Utilities Construction Wholesale and retail trade/ Automotive and motorcycle repair/ Accommodation and food services Transport. and warehousing/ Information and communication Professional/ financial and business services Healthcare and social assistance Education services/ Public administration, social security Other public and personal services
N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res.
No Risk Perceived/No Risk Detected 77 (45.0) −1.1 796 (42.6) −6.4 178 (840.9) −3.5 753 (53.5) 3.7 297 (45.8) −1.8 571 (60.1) 7.2 238 (33.6) −8.6 705 (58.5) 7.1 312 (51.6) 1.3
Risk Perceived /Risk Detected 22 (12.9) 0.5 351 (18.8) 10.9 77 (17.7) 4.0 141 (10.0) −2.1 70 (10.8) −0.7 25 (2.6) −9.3 154 (21.8) 8.7 36 (3.0) −10.2 59 (9.8) −1.5
No Risk Perceived/Risk Detected 17 (9.9) 2.0 177 (89.5) 6.6 44 (10.1) 3.5 91 (6.5) 0.4 29 (4.5) −1.9 25 (2.6) −4.9 50 (7.1) 1.0 31 (2.6) −5.7 34 (5.6) −0.6
Risk Perceived /No Risk Detected 55 (32.2) −0.2 543 (29.1) −4.1 136 (31.3) −0.8 422 (30.0) −2.6 253 (39.0) 3.4 329 (34.6) 1.2 266 (37.6) 2.7 434 (36.0) 2.4 200 (33.1) 0.0