Manual Handling

This 20-page guide provides general advice for employers on how to assess and reduce the risk of injury from manual handling tasks at work.

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Manual Handling

Manual Handling

This 20-page guide provides general advice for employers on how to assess and reduce the risk of injury from manual handling tasks at work.

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Manual handling is defined as the moving of loads and items either by lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling or carrying, and it is carried out in a huge range of workplaces and work settings – from offices to warehouses; transport to healthcare.

This 20-page guide is based on HSE guidance and provides general tips for employers on ways of assessing and reducing the risk of injury. Topics covered include:

  • Reducing the risks
  • Training
  • Pushing and pulling
  • Roll cages.