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Handling kerbs: Reducing the risks of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).

Overview

This information sheet explains how to manage the risks associated with the repetitive manual handling of kerbs and associated products. The guidance is relevant to the whole supply chain involved in the use of kerbs including clients, designers, manufacturers, suppliers and contractors. Contents: Introduction; Background; What the law requires; Controlling the risks; The hierarchy of control measures; Precautions; Mechanical kerb handling solutions; Return to work; Wider applications; References and further reading; Acknowledgements; Further information.

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Author
HSE
Date of Publication
2005
Publisher
HSE BOOKS
Length
4 pages
Format
Free leaflet / Information sheet
Series Code
CIS57
Stock Code
CIS57
Copyright Status
Open Government Licence
Handling kerbs: Reducing the risks of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).
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