Disability services occupational health and safety compliance kit

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

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Published: 01 Jun 2011
 
File type: PDF
 
File size: 4.25 MB
 
Length: 25 pages
 
Reading level: Medium

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