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Category: Manual handling

Manual handling in the workplace

HSL: Upper Limb Disorders Risk Assessment of Repetitive Tasks – Buxton, 13 July 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

This course will equip you with the knowledge to use the ART tool to help recognise, assess, and reduce upper limb disorder risks in your organisation. It will benefit those already involved in workplace MSD risk management (e.g. manual handling risk assessments) who wish to expand their knowledge on the topic of upper limb disorders.

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HSL: Manual Handling for Assessors – Buxton, 12 July 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Manual handling is one of the main causes of musculoskeletal disorders (MSD), which are the second most common occupational injuries within the UK and make up nearly half of all work-related ill health seen by general practitioners (GPs) are MSD related. This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce […]

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HSL: Upper Limb Disorders Risk Assessment of Repetitive Tasks – Buxton, 24 May 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

This course will equip you with the knowledge to use the ART tool to help recognise, assess, and reduce upper limb disorder risks in your organisation. It will benefit those already involved in workplace MSD risk management (e.g. manual handling risk assessments) who wish to expand their knowledge on the topic of upper limb disorders

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HSL: Manual Handling for Assessors – Buxton, 23 May 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation. It is suited to employers and employee representatives who intend to begin the process of manual handling risk assessment and control within their companies.

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HSL: Upper Limb Disorders Risk Assessment of Repetitive Tasks – Buxton, 22 Mar 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

This course will equip you with the knowledge to use the ART tool to help recognise, assess, and reduce upper limb disorder risks in your organisation. It will benefit those already involved in workplace MSD risk management (e.g. manual handling risk assessments) who wish to expand their knowledge on the topic of upper limb disorders.

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HSL: Manual Handling for Assessors – Buxton, 21 Mar 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation.

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National furniture company fined £1m for safety failings

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

DFS Trading Limited has been fined after safety failings which led to serious neck and head injuries of a worker.

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HSL: Manual Handling for Assessors – London, 9 Mar 2017

Sunday, February 12, 2017

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation.

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HSL: Manual handling for Assessors – Buxton, 24 Jan 2017

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation. It is suited to employers and employee representatives who intend to begin the process of manual handling risk assessment and control within their companies.

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RR1079 – Access to and work on flatbed vehicles

Saturday, November 19, 2016

This report describes a multi-disciplinary, mixed-method approach to research on this topic, comprising both quantitative and qualitative analysis, undertaken to establish contributory factors to incidents and areas of concern when accessing or working on flatbed vehicles.

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HSL: Manual Handling for Assessors – London, 7 Dec 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation.

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HSL: Upper Limb Disorders Risk Assessment of Repetitive Tasks – HSL Buxton, 20 Oct 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

This course will equip you with the knowledge to use the ART tool to help recognise, assess, and reduce upper limb disorder risks in your organisation.

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HSL: Manual handling for Assessors – HSL Buxton, 19 Oct 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation. 

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INDG478 – Risk assessment of pushing and pulling (RAPP) tool

Thursday, September 8, 2016

This new tool is aimed at those responsible for health and safety in workplaces – employers, managers and safety representatives. It will help you identify high-risk pushing and pulling operations and check the effectiveness of any risk-reduction measures.

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L23 – Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 – Guidance on Regulations (fourth edition)

Thursday, September 8, 2016

The publication has been restructured into four parts, with the regulations and brief guidance in Part 1 and more detailed guidance to help carry out risk assessments and control risks in Parts 2-4. It explains how to avoid, assess and reduce the risk of injury from manual handling.

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HSG246 – Safety in the storage and handling of steel and other metal stock (Second edition)

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

This revised guidance is aimed at directors, owners, managers and supervisors and pays particular attention to the most common hazards, including (un)loading of delivery vehicles, storage systems, workplace transport, mechanical lifting and injuries from sharp edges.

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Manual handling for assessors – London, 13 July 2016

Friday, June 10, 2016

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation. It is suited to employers and employee representatives.

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Manual handling for assessors – London, 2 March 2016

Monday, February 8, 2016

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation. It is suited to employers and employee representatives who intend to begin the process of manual handling risk assessment and control within their companies.

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Manual handling for assessors – Buxton, 26 January 2016

Monday, December 21, 2015

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation.

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Manual Handling for Assessors – London, 2 December 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation. It is suited to employers and employee representatives who intend to begin the process of manual handling risk assessment and control within their companies.

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