Manual Handling Risk Assessment - The Task


Section 1 - The Task



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


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


1.05 Poor Posture (Stooping / Bending)?


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


1.07 Involves Excessive Carrying for Long Distances?


1.08 Involves Excessive Dragging / Pushing / Pulling for Long Distances?


1.09 Involves Repetitive Movements / Handling?


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


1.11 Prolonged Physical Effort?


1.12 Insufficient Rest or Recovery Times?


1.13 Sudden / Unpredicable Movements of Load?


1.14 Workrate is Imposed by the Task or Elements of the Task?


1.15 Task or Elements of the Task involve Team Handling?


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


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


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

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