Reducing the Risk of Injury to Child Care Workers: Lifting and Bending
Info sheet from WorkSafeBC. Provides controls to bending down to engage with young children or carrying out cleaning tasks. (2 pages pdf)
Keywords: Educational services, Childhood educators, Lifting, Back, Force, Posture, Repetition, Training, Child Care, Teacher, Day Care, Bending
Welcome to the new MSD Prevention Guideline site. We are working hard to develop it further. Look out for new content, including more "Hazards and Controls" .
Download the factsheet introducing the new MSD Prevention Guideline for Ontario.
Read success stories and case studies about preventing MSD. These stories may apply to your workplace and help you make the right decision.
There are lots of myths about preventing MSD at work. With good information and actions, MSD can be prevented
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