These are the most common injuries and hazards for people working in metal manufacturing, 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 Lifting and bending
- Hazard 2 Noise
- Hazard 3 Pushing and pulling
- Hazard 4 Slips trips and falls
- Hazard 5 Using hand tools
- Hazard 6 Using machinery and equipment