Disability services occupational health and safety compliance kit

How to control the most common hazardous tasks for workers in disability services.

Last updated

Jun 2011

Reading level

medium

File Type and Size

PDF, 4.25 MB

Document Length

25 pages

What it contains

This kit describes duties under health and safety law, and gives an overview of controlling risks. It provides health and safety solutions for 6 of the most hazardous tasks for workers in disability services:

  • moving and supporting people with a disability
  • supporting people with personal hygiene care
  • assisting people in wheelchairs
  • handling wheelchairs in and out of vehicles
  • occupational violence
  • moving and lifting objects