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According to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, the back injuries of more than 1 million workers account for nearly 20% of all injuries and illnesses in the workplace. Looking to prevent workplace injuries caused by improper lifting techniques in your workplace? Look no further than this safe lifting course for transportation and warehouse environments. This comprehensive course covers all aspects of safe lifting, from the structure and function of the back to the mechanics of safe and effective lifting techniques. Participants learn about lifting below the waist, planning a carry, and more to prevent common injuries. Upon completion of the course, employees will have the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent workplace injuries and promote safety in the workplace. Use this course to take the first step towards a safer work environment and eliminate such injuries in your organization.
Anyone working in transportation and warehouse environments.
Introduction|The Back’s Structure And Function|Preparing For A Lift|The Mechanics Of Safe Lifting|Below The Waist Lifting|Planning A “Carry”|Conclusion
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