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Barrel handling case study video

Type
Visual resources
Case study
Country
Ireland
Languages
English
Provider

Description

Description: 

This video of a risk assessment case study shows a warehouse worker manually handle a large barrel weight 80kg. It points out the risks and gives a solution for the problems showed. 


 

Barrel handling case study video

Detailed Information

Hazards: 
Manual handling of loads
Health effects: 
MSDs unspecified
Prevention measures: 
Elimination of hazards
Improving individual working techniques (e.g manual handling postures)
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