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Table 2 Machinery operation (N = 69)

From: Occupational hazards in medium and large scale industrial sectors in Sri Lanka: experience of a developing country

DescriptionYesNo
No%No%
Machinery difficult to operate4159.42840.6
Controls hard to reach4463.82536.2
Working surfaces are in proper heights2231.94768.1
Equipment cause excessive vibration2231.94768.1
Mobile equipment are safe2130.44869.6
Body exposed to continues or repeated motions of the equipment1826.15173.9
Hand tools difficult to operate1521.75478.3
  1. N: work units; %: percentage of number of stations