These are the most common injuries and hazards for people working in the automotive industry, as shown by injury claims.
WorkSafe expects employers to have safety solutions in place to protect workers from the most common sources of injury.
Hazards and Solutions
- Hazard 1 Falls from machinery and equipment
- Hazard 2 Lifting bending and twisting while handling materials
- Hazard 3 Noise
- Hazard 4 Pushing and pulling
- Hazard 5 Slips and trips
- Hazard 6 Using tools and machinery