Manual handling of equipment is one of the major causes of injuries at the workplace, resulting in considerable loss of working days. According to a report released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) of the United Kingdom, 909,000 working days were lost due to handling injuries. How can companies prevent these mishaps? Well, firms need to create awareness among their train their staff members and train them effectively to prevent accidents at work.
Let us now look at a few courses that need to be delivered to prevent injuries caused by manual handling.
Hope you find this post interesting. How do you ensure a safe workplace? We’d love to know.