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Manual Handling

The various manual handling tasks that employees undertake during the course of a working day may well lead to a costly workers compensation claim. It is a fact that a high proportion of all workers compensation claims relate to musculoskeletal … Continue reading

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Hierarchy of Hazard Controls

ELIMINATION – SUBSTITUTION – ISOLATION – ADMINISTRATION – ENGINEERING – PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT An important aspect of the above hierarchy is that people tend to view each of the various controls as a fix all process. This is fine if … Continue reading

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