Is that Too Heavy to Lift?
Some of the tasks performed at work, such as lifting, reaching and repetitive movements, can strain our bodies. In some situations, these ordinary tasks can result in injuries. Using the a lift calculator found on our website safetmt.com you can help assess the risk associated with a particular lifting task. Remember, there is no such thing as completely ‘safe’ manual handling. However, by establishing some simple guidelines you can greatly reduce the risk of injury in your workplace.