Manual Handling Quiz for Nurses
Test Your Manual Handling Knowledge
It’s thought that people who work in health and social care settings spend up to 50% of their time moving and handling patients and service users. This is quite a substantial part of the working day and so it’s essential that moving and handling activities are carried out with the health and safety of everyone involved in mind. Have a go at our quiz about moving and handling people below to test what you know.
Which type of injury is most common as a result of poor manual handling practices?
When manoeuvring a wheelchair, what should you avoid?
When lifting a person out of bed and into a chair, what should you do?
If a person is too heavy for you to move, what's the best action to take?
If you are using a hoist and sling to lift a person, what do you need to ensure?
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