This manual handling for managers course is designed for those with health and safety responsibilities. Manual handling injuries account for more than a third of all workplace accidents reported each year. Understanding the principles of manual handling and what as an employer you should do to protect your employees, will reduce the risk of your organisation adding to the statistics.
This course explores legal responsibilities, hazards, risks and risk reduction, completing risk assessments and handling techniques. It will help you to comply with the law and provide you will the knowledge to improve safety in your workplace.
Lesson 1: Legislation, duties and types of hazards
Lesson 2: Injuries and ill health associated with manual handling
Lesson 3: Hazards and reducing risk
Lesson 4: How to undertake a MAC assessment
Lesson 5: Completing TILE assessment
Lesson 6: Manual handling techniques and aids
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