MANUAL HANDLING RISK ASSESSMENT PROCEDURE Version 1. 0 26 March 2014 CONTROLLED VERSION ON CONNECTED Lead Department: Health& Safety Owner: Head of Health& Safety Full manual handling risk assessment: Examples of assessment checklists Health and Safety Executive 2 of 21 pages Assessment checklist for lifting and carrying A sample manual handling risk assessment should contain all the detailed parameters of workers health hazards, physical injuries, necessary safety measures and the level of compensation which should cover any longterm or fatal injury caused to workers.
This Manual Handling Risk Assessment Form (Example) has been filled in to illustrate the sort of issues that need consideration when carrying out a risk assessment for a manual handling task. Description. Here you can download an example of a completed manual handling risk assessment form. Accessibility disclaimer: This document was made before our accessibility policy was updated with a commitment to aim for WCAG AA standard.
Guide on Manual Handling Risk Assessment in the Manufacturing Sector THE BUSINESS CASE FOR MANAGING MANUAL HANDLING IN THE MANUFACTURING SECTOR Injuries due to manual handling account for 33 of all accidents reported to the Health and Safety This template Manual Handling Risk Assessment Form can be used to manage the hazards around your workplace caused by manual handling.
This Manual Handling Risk Assessment Form follows a logical series A detailed assessment of every manual handling operation could be a major undertaking and might involve wasted effort. Many handling operations, for example the occasional lifting of a small lightweight object, will involve negligible handling risk.