Moving and supporting people with a disability: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate the health and safety risks for disability support workers when moving and supporting their clients.

Last updated

Jan 2010

Reading level

medium

File Type and Size

PDF, 492.28 kB

Document Length

3 pages

What it contains

Disability services workers may be at risk of injuries from strains to the back, neck and shoulders from tasks involved in moving and supporting their clients.

This health and safety solution looks at the common sources of injury risk with these tasks, and suggests safety measures to eliminate or reduce the risks.