ErgoFrio is a free application developed by ALDEFE and FITAG-UGT, with funding from the Foundation for the Prevention of Occupational Risks (FPRL).
ErgoFrio uses the latest technology to reach workers in the industrial refrigeration sector, an application based on "serious game" that expand their knowledge on safety and health at work.
The application consists of a series of games ranging from the more general aspects on safety and health, to more specific and focused on tasks and productive processes in the industry, using audiovisual material (images, videos, etc.) positions actual work in order that the workers being identified risk situations that arise.
ErgoFrio is a pioneer and unique game in the sector, as it affects directly in the identification and treatment of ergonomic risks, whose importance has been growing in recent years to establish itself as the main cause of accidents involving.
This game is intended to be a support tool, close and always available to workers in the sector and for training technicians who can find in it examples and support elements to illustrate its educational work.
Key features of the APP notes:
• Sending weekly calls to users of the application to encourage their active participation.
• High variability of games (multiple choice, true / false, selection of images, etc.) that make life more pleasant application.
• varied contents, including all important aspects of ergonomic hazards in the sector (cargo handling, identification of poor posture or forced into specific tasks, repetitive movements, injuries, disorders, etc.)
• Provides return to work (additional information / feedback) for, in this way, reinforce learning and getting each worker message
ErgoFrio is a serious novel, fun and engaging game, adapted to the working conditions in the sector, which facilitates learning in prevention of ergonomic risks contributing to improving the prevention culture in companies and therefore improved results in what refers to accidents.