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Table 7 Risk Perceived and Risk Detected for Biomechanical and Ergonomic: Comparison for Firm size

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

Biomechanical and Ergonomic risk Firm size
1 to 9 10 to 49 50 to 249 ≥ 250
N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res. N (%) Res.
No Risk Perceived/No Risk Detected 715 (57.2) 6.4 810 (51.7) 2.5 832 (48.6) −0.3 1388 (44.3) −6.7
Risk Perceived /Risk Detected 88 (7.0) −5.8 189 (12.1) 0.2 201 (11.7) −0.3 435 (13.9) 4.4
No Risk Perceived/Risk Detected 65 (5.2) −1.6 118 (7.5) 2.5 103 (6.0) −0.36 189 (6.0) −0.5
Risk Perceived /No Risk Detected 383 (30.6) −2 449 (28.7) −4.1 577 (33.7) 0.6 1124 (35.8) 4.3
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