Manual handling regulations summary

Manual Handling Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992.

Injuries due to Manual Handling (musculoskeletal injuries) are still the most common compensable injuries in Victoria.

Manual handling - NHS Employers

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'.

Safety in <strong>Manual</strong> <strong>handling</strong> of loads - NERC

Safety in Manual handling of loads - NERC

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

Guidance for Compliance with the Manual Handling Operations.

Accidents associated with manual handling activities account for over a third of all UK workplace injuries which lead to absences from work of 3 days or more.


Manual handling regulations summary:

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