A3 Musculoskeletal Awareness

High Risk Handling Practices

 

  

Warning TriangleThere are many physical causes which can make it more likely that you will develop a musculoskeletal disorder. They all represent higher risk handling situations and should be avoided wherever possible:-  

 

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***   For employees working with people who require assistance with moving and handling   ***

 

There are additional higher risk activities that must be avoided as they can cause injury to the employee and the person being moved.

Click here for more information about these high risk people handling practices.