Large, Bulky Or Awkward Items, A Guide To Handling
- Large, Bulky or Awkward Items, A Guide to Handling (PDF 861kb)
Document Type: Publication
Industry: Construction, Farming, General, Hospitality, Retail and Fast Food,
Category: Controlling OHS Hazards and Risks, Manual Handling,
Division Author: Legislation, Policy & Information Services
Current Version: 2
Publication Date: 13 April 2012
Date First Published: 22 July 2005
Summary: This publication sets out practical ways to eliminate or reduce the risks of manual handling injuries from manual handling of large, bulky or awkward items.
About this publication
A Guide to Handling Large, Bulky or Awkward Items is a 39 page publication which sets out practical ways to eliminate or reduce the risks of manual handling injuries. While it is primarily written for employers in the warehouse & logistic area, shipping container dispatchers, labour hire services and retail and storage sectors it also provides information for other workplace duty holders and other interested parties.