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Meat processing case study video

Type
Visual resources
Case study
Country
Ireland
Languages
English
Provider
Health and safety autority

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Description

Description: 

This video of a risk assesment case study shows a meat carcass being transferred manually from a truck to a weighing scales pior to processing operations.  It points out the risks and gives a solution for the problems showed. 

 

Meat processing case study video

Detailed Information

Sector / Industry covered: 
Processing and preserving of meat and production of meat products
Hazards: 
Manual handling of loads
Forceful movements
Awkward postures
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
Simple tips and measures
Technical measures e.g. ergonomic equipment
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.): 
All (no specific group)
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target audience: 
All (no specific target audience)
Type of visual resource: 
Film
Priority area: 
Prevention
Date of Publication / Year : 
2011