Manual Handling > Manual Handling for Industry

Unsafe manual handling is the most common cause of work related injuries in the UK and Europe. These injuries can cause personal suffering and loss of income, and also cost businesses and national economies. Injuries that arise from hazardous manual handling are commonly known as musculoskeletal disorders or MSDs. WARNING: This programme contains graphic re-enactments of accidents that may offend some viewers.

Running Time: 22 mins

  • Manual Handling Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs)
  • How Your Back Works
  • It could happen to you!
  • Manual Handling Risk Factors
  • Manual Handling Case Studies
  • Principles of Safe Manual Handling

approved by rospa