Healthy, Safe and Productive Lives
This guide provides practical information on managing the risk of injury from manual handling activities
in the healthcare sector.
This work will support a key strategy of the Health and Safety Authority in the area of Occupational Health to protect workers’ health from any existing and emerging work related hazards and to encourage workplace practices that promote good health.
The work tasks conducted in the retail sector require people to engage in many different types of work activity.
This guideline document is intended to assist those involved with, and responsible for, patient handling in the health care sector. This guideline is not intended as a legal interpretation.
This guidance document is designed to assist those who deal with ergonomic issues in a workplace setting.
This guidance outlines the key parts of the Manual handling of loads regulation and its related Schedule and it aims to give a better understanding of the risk factors associated with manual handling.
This poster gives practical advice on Back Pain. It also raises awareness of the issues after injury and lists State Bodies and Representative Organisations that deal with this issue.