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Manual materials handling (MMH)

Type
Visual resources
Country
Canada
Languages
English
French
Provider
Canadian centre for occupational health and safety

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Description

Description: 

Poster showing the correct position to manual material handling. The poster is both in English as in French. 

 

Manual materials handling (MMH)

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Hazards: 
Manual handling of loads
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Poster
Priority area: 
Future generations
Prevention