Results for tag: Manual Handling

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Manual Handling Training: What are the Regulations?
Health and Safety LegislationManual Handling

This guide details the importance of manual handling training and answers some common queries around the Manual Handling Regulations 1992.

Feb 7, 2018
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What Does TILE Stand For? The TILE & LITE Acronyms
Manual HandlingSite SafetyWorkplace Safety

TILE, LITE and TILEO are common phrases in regards to manual handling activities. But what does TILE stand for? Check out our guide to learn more!

Feb 9, 2017
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What are the Consequences of Poor Manual Handling?
Manual HandlingSite Safety

In this guide we discuss the consequences of poor manual handling including musculoskeletal disorders, short/long term injuries & mental illness.

Dec 5, 2016
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Manual Handling Quiz for Nurses
Manual HandlingSafeguarding Adults

Test your knowledge of best practice manual handling in a care home setting. Assessment written and designed especially for nurses.

Sep 9, 2016
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Ergonomic Approach To Manual Handling: Lifting Techniques For Caregivers
Manual HandlingSafeguarding Adults

When it comes to the moving and handling (or manual handling) of people, there are both correct and incorrect approaches; we assess what is most ergonomic.

Sep 7, 2016
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How Online Retail is Changing Manual Handling Practices
Manual Handling

With the rise of online retailing, the way that warehouses and their employees operate has changed; so how does this effect manual handling practices?

Jul 27, 2016
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Manual Handling Health & Safety Tips
Manual HandlingWorkplace Safety

Learn how to safely lift heavy objects in your workplace with our manual handling tips for safe lifting practice compliant with health & safety regulations.

May 21, 2015
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Team Manual Handling Tips
Manual HandlingSite SafetyWorkplace Safety

24% of all workplace injuries are a direct result of poor manual handling practices. Check out our top tips for safe manual handling in teams.

May 18, 2015
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Do you Know Your Manual Handling Weight Limits? Safe Zones & Advice
Manual HandlingWorkplace Safety

This guide covers maximum weights for manual handling, manual handling dos and don’ts, safe zones for men and women & further guidance.

Mar 9, 2015
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Manual Handling in Care Homes: Using Hoists Safely
Manual HandlingSafeguarding Adults

Do you know how to safely, securely and effectively use a hoist in a care home? Learn about the manual handling best practices in this quick overview.

Mar 3, 2014
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