Manual Handling

Manual Handling

Updated Dec 13, 2019

Most industries, from healthcare to manufacturing, require employees to carry out manual handling tasks in one way or another. An injury can occur suddenly and apparently, or it can gradually build through wear and tear for months or even years.

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Learning Objectives

The ViaUp Getting a Grip on Manual Handling course will help you understand:

• What manual handling is.
• The impacts manual handling tasks have on your body.
• How to assess risks before beginning a task.
• How to correctly carry out a task.