Manual handling regulations summary

Guidance for Compliance with the Manual Handling Operations.

As in all the regulations, the employer has a duty to identify the hazard and then take measures to control the risk and then review these.

Moving and handling Advice guides Royal College of Nursing

The Manual Handling is covered under Part Part 3.1 of Chapter 3 - Physical Hazards of the Regulations.

Moving and <u>handling</u> Advice guides Royal College of Nursing

Manual Handling - OHS Reps

Such accidents can occur in all types of work and are not restricted only to manual type jobs.

Manual Handling - Safety Health and Environment Unit - Health.

Manual Handling is defined as ‘any transporting or supporting of a load (including the lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying or moving thereof) by hand or bodily force'.

Manual handling regulations summary:

Rating: 88 / 100

Overall: 90 Rates