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Manual Risk Assessment - The Task


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Please allow a few seconds for the check sheet to load.  Once completed you have the options to e-mail or print the assessment.

 

List of typical risk assessment questions around The Task.

 

Risk Assessment Questions Cover:

 

The Core Details

 

Company Name

Reference No

Employee

Designation

Location

Department / Section

Date of Assessment

Time of Review

 

The Task - What Does the Task Involve?

 

Lifting

Carrying

Dragging

Lowering

Supporting

Pushing

Pulling 

 

Which Parts of the Body are used During this Task?

 

Hands

Feet

Head

Arms

Legs

Back

Wrists

 

Task or Elements of the Task Involve Holding the Load at a Distance from the Trunk?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Task or Elements of the Task Involve Twisting of the Truck?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Poor Posture (Stooping / Bending)?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Reaching / Lifting above shoulder height or Lowering / Lifting below Waist height?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Involves Excessive Carrying for Long Distances?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Involves Excessive Dragging / Pushing / Pulling for Long Distances?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Involves Repetitive Movements / Handling?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Task or Elements of the Task Involve Manual Handling whilst in a Seated Position?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Prolonged Physical Effort?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Insufficient Rest or Recovery Times?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Sudden / Unpredictable Movements of Load?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Work-rate is Imposed by the Task or Elements of the Task?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Task or Elements of the Task involve Team Handling?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Task or Elements of the Task Involves Changing Grips or Handling Methods?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Task or Elements of the Task Involves Placing the Load with Precision?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

The Handler's PPE or Clothing can Hinder Movement or Posture during Task or Elements of the Task?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Note: We do not store your risk assessment, once you close the form the data is removed.  If, you wish to keep a record of your data input, please print (WYSIWYG) or e-mail (data) the completed form.

 

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Page 3 - The Individual 

Page 4 - The Environment 

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