HSE Publications

HSE L23 - Edition 4 - Manual Handling - Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 - Guidance on Regulationshttp://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/priced/l23.pdf

The publication has been restructured into four parts, with the regulations and brief guidance in Part 1 and more detailed guidance to help carry out risk assessments and control risks in Parts 2-4. It explains how to avoid, assess and reduce the risk of injury from manual handling.

HSE INDG 478 - Risk Assessment of Pushing and Pulling (RAPP) Toolhttp://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg478.pdf

This new tool is aimed at those responsible for health and safety in workplaces - employers, managers and safety representatives. It will help you identify high-risk pushing and pulling operations and check the effectiveness of any risk-reduction measures.

16 September 2016

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