Managing hazardous manual tasks

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Managing hazardous manual tasks

Managing hazardous manual tasks

Type of item
Visual resources
Country
Australia
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
Worksafe Australia
Provider (Original)
Worksafe Australia

Description

This film shows how businesses across various industries are identifying and managing hazardous manual tasks. The film will walk you through a process to help you engage with your workers to identify hazardous manual tasks, assess the risks, identify controls and monitor their suitability to reduce injury, increase productivity and improve workers’ health and wellbeing. The film is 10 minutes long an in the film different people from different sectors are questioned about MSDs, based on real-life working situations. 

 

This film shows how businesses across various industries are identifying and managing hazardous manual tasks. The film will walk you through a process to help you engage with your workers to identify hazardous manual tasks, assess the risks, identify controls and monitor their suitability to reduce injury, increase productivity and improve workers’ health and wellbeing. The film is 10 minutes long an in the film different people from different sectors are questioned about MSDs, based on real-life working situations. 

 

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Hazards
Awkward postures
Forceful movements
Manual handling of loads
Repetitive movements/work
Health effects
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
All (no specific group)
Prevention measures
Simple tips and measures
Training/guidance (for workers)
Purpose of the material
Training
Guidance
Target audience
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource
Film
Priority area
Prevention
Year
2016