OSHA Education School’s Safety for Lifting Devices Awareness course is an introductory level training designed to help educate employees and prevent injury by teaching best practices for overall safety in the Manufacturing workplace. The National Safety Council notes that there were over 173,000 preventable deaths including 48.3 million injuries in 2019. Many workplace injuries could have been prevented with the right training.
The Safety for Lifting Devices Awareness course is an interactive training designed specifically for employees in Manufacturing. By providing tools and strategies to prevent back injuries, as well as encourage safe lifting and moving of materials, employees can expect to better understand their role in workplace safety.
The Safety for Lifting Devices Awareness course from OSHA Education School is an introductory level course to provide essential safety tools and strategies in regards to lifting in the Manufacturing sector. Specific course topics include the following:
Discussion of back disorders
Lifestyle recommendations for preventing back disorders
Basic considerations when planning a lift
Six steps for proper lifting
Practical tips and links to additional OSHA resources
Knowledge checks to measure your understandingdescriptionoutlineBenefits