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Proper Gripping and Handling

Incorrect gripping and handling is one of the most common causes of injury at work. It causes work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), which account for over a third of all workplace injuries. To prevent MSDs, it is important to know how to handle materials in the safest way possible. This course will review the proper way to grip and handle materials to help avoid excessive strain. Material covered includes ergonomics, gripping, posture, force, repetition, and general precautions.

Health & Safety

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